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Series 8: Photographs


Scope and Contents

Series 8, Photographs, 1870-present - is composed of photographs and negatives of athletic teams and events as well as individual players. Many of the photographs were taken by official College photographers, although some are amateur snapshots.


  • Creation: 1865 - 2009
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1900 - 1990


Conditions Governing Access

There is no restriction on access to this collection for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.


From the Collection: 56 Linear feet (47 records storage boxes, 3 archives boxes, 3 oversize archives boxes, 4 oversize flat boxes, 15 negative boxes, 1 wrapped package)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Material in this series is arranged into two groups: photographs and negatives. Each group is arranged by sport and then by date.

Repository Details

Part of the Amherst College Archives and Special Collections Repository

Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Robert Frost Library
61 Quadrangle Drive
Amherst MA 01002-5000
(413) 542-2299