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Detroit (Mich.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Photograph album

Identifier: RHC-122
Scope and Contents One photograph album, 260 x 335 cm. 51 leaves. Black pebbled cloth over boards with "Photographs" embossed on cover. Contains 467 black-and-white family photographs of various size. The photographs are unidentified, although a few have penciled dates on the back. Most are attached to the album leaves with corner mounts, the remainder are glued in. There are spaces for an additional 17 photographs which had been removed at some point. The final 8 leaves are blank. It appears that the...
Dates: Circa 1928-1937

Smith-Whitfield Family photograph album and ephemera

Identifier: RHC-153
Scope and Contents 1. Photograph album, 185 x 280 mm. 25 leaves; black cloth covered boards. Contains 31 cyanotypes and 71 black-and-white photographs glued or attached with corner mounts, some with captions in black ink or pencil. Assembled by Eliza (Lila) E. Whitfield Smith from ca. 1919 to 1923. Besides family, friends, and neighbors, subjects include scenes in Detroit, Michigan: Detroit River, Water Works Park, and Belle Isle; Hudson, Morenci, Medina, Ames Mill dam, Prospect and Catholic Hills, the...
Dates: 1882 - 1923

Steele family photograph album

Identifier: RHC-214
Content Description

Photograph album of Steelw family of Ecorse, Michigan. Includes photos of Detroit Zoo, Lansing and Harmony, New Jersey. Album contains 167 black and white family and travel photographs, also includes 9 loose photographs. Front half of the book includes photo annotations. Cover is green board with floral embossed motif and "Photographs" in gold, 15.25" x 11.5".

Dates: circa 1926-1941