Benno Loewy Photographs,[ca. 1850-1870]

Collection Number: 3013

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Benno Loewy photographs, [ca.1850-1870].
Collection Number:
3013
Creator:
Benno Loewy, 1854-1919.
Quantity:
14 cubic ft., 56 volumes.
Forms of Material:
Photograph albums.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Albums of photographs of famous personages in the arts. Some photographs are formal head and shoulder type, others are full length. Many are of actors portrayed in the roles they played in well known plays. One volume is an alphabetical index to the photograph albums.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Albums of photographs of famous personages in the arts. Some photographs are formal head and shoulder type, others are full length. Many are of actors portrayed in the roles they played in well known plays. One volume is an alphabetical index to the photograph albums.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Loewy, Benno,1854-1919,

Subjects:
Arts.
Actors
Actresses

Form and Genre Terms:
Photographs.
Photograph albums.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Benno Loewy photographs, #3013. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
COLLECTION ARRANGEMENT

There are twenty-six volumes labelled A-Z and twenty-nine volumes numbered 1-29, as well as an index volume. The index volume is alphabetical and gives the letter or number of the volume in which the photographs may be found. They are not in any particular order in the volume.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Box 1
Vols. A-E
Box 2
Vols. F-J
Box 3
Vols. K-M and Q
Box 4
Vols. O-R
Box 5
Vols. S-U
Box 6
Vols. V-X
Box 7
Vols. Y & Z
Box 8
Vols. 1-3
Box 9
Vols. 4-6
Box 10
Vols. 7-10
Box 11
Vols. 11-13
Box 12
Vols. 14-18
Box 13
Vols. 19-24
Box 14
Vols. 25-29 and Index volume