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Lantern Slides of Switzerland

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1792

Scope and Contents

Lantern slides depicting the scenery of the Swiss Alps as well as featuring some of the early pioneers of mountaineering in the Alps.

Dates

  • 19th century

Creator

Language of Materials

Swiss German

Restrictions on Access

This collection is kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice is required for retrieval.

Conditions Governing Use

Rights assessment remains the responsibility of the researcher.

Extent

0.50 linear feet (1 box)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Slides donated to the Penobscot Marine Museum by Sherry Davies of the Maine Forest and Logging Museum and transferred to Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Department on March 12, 2021.
Title
Guide to the Lantern Slides of Switzerland
Status
Box And Folder List Available
Author
Guide prepared by Elizabeth Russell
Date
September 2021
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for uncoded script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686