Norman Ackerman stereoview collection
Scope and Contents of the Collection
Language of materials
Languages represented in the collection: primarily English, but also includes French, German, Spanish, Danish, and Russian.
Collection open for research
All requests for permission to reproduce or to publish must be submitted in writing to Special Collections.
10 Linear Feet
This collection contains an assortment of stereoview cards published by Keystone View Company. The majority of the material is global tourism and travel related, with cards depicting regions in Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Western and Eastern Europe, and North, South, and Central America. Additional card subjects include the American Civil War, World War I (?), and bugs.
Organization and Arrangement
The collection is arranged into the following 3 series:
Series 1: Stereoview cards
Series 2: Stereoscopic viewers
Series 3: Published materials
Please consult repository.
Provenance/Source of Acquisition
Gift of Norman Ackerman, circa 2015 (?).
No additions to the collection are anticipated.
The following monograph items can be found in the Claremont Colleges Library online catalog using the keyword search term “Norman Ackerman Stereoview Collection”:
- Language of description
- Script of description
Part of the 01 - Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library Repository
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