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Stewart Lillard Stereographs Collection of World Travel, 1870-1931

Summary Information

Abstract

A collection of stereographs with scenes from Europe, the Far East, Mexico, Cuba, the Middle East, and the United States.

At a Glance

Call No.: MS# 1426
Bib ID 6300899 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Lillard, Stewart, 1940-
Title Stewart Lillard Stereographs Collection of World Travel, 1870-1931
Physical Description 5 linear feet (3 card file boxes)
Language(s) English , French , German .
Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Arranged geographically.

Description

Summary

A collection of stereograph with scenes from Europe, the Far East, Mexico, Cuba, the Middle East, and the United States. Included with the collection is a Holmes viewer, of Palestine and world travel, 1870-1920, assembled by Stewart Lillard.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Stewart Lillard Stereographs Collection of World Travel; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Accrual

No accruals expected

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers processed Alexandra Bernet 5/2/1999. This collection was processed by Alexandra Bernet. Finding aid written by Patrick Lawlor in September 2007.

Revision Description

August 2020 PDF replaced with full finding aid, YH

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Stereographs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
China -- Pictorial works Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cuba -- Pictorial works Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States -- Pictorial works Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
East Asia -- Pictorial works Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Europe -- Pictorial works Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Japan -- Pictorial works Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lillard, Stewart, 1940- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mexico -- Pictorial works Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Middle East -- Pictorial works Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Occupation Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Palestine -- Description and travel Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Russia -- Pictorial works Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Travel -- Photographs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United States -- Pictorial works Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Steward Lillard is the Gifts Librarian at UNC Charlotte. He researched and wrote on Ralph Ellison. In 1989 he ran an unsuccessful bid to win a seat on the Charlotte City Council.