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Ben Byrnes collection of miscellaneous WWI photographs, 1912-1919

 Collection
Identifier: 2010-034

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of twenty photographs ranging in dates from 1866 -1917. Seventeen of the photos were taken during World War I, mostly of U.S. and European soldiers in uniform. The WWI photographs were taken in England, France, and Russia. Two other photos were taken in 1866 and 1867 respectively, one is of a man in civilian clothing, the other is of a man in military uniform. Accompanying the picture of the soldier from 1867 are five military documents/correspondence ranging from 1895-1913.

Dates

  • 1912 - 1919

Conditions Governing Access

There are no access restrictions, at this time the collection is open for use.

Use and Copyright

This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright. Therefore, permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from both the repository and the copyright holder.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet (1 folder, 1 oversize box)

Language of Materials

Multiple languages

Physical Location

Collection shelved on 3rd floor and 5th floor oversize shelves.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase

Processing Information

This collection was initially processed by Michael Juen as part of a class project. Volunteer, Amy Ziegler updated the finding aid and rehoused the material in July 2011. The finding aid was further expanded by Milissa Burkart.

Source

Title
Ben Byrnes collection of miscellaneous WWI photographs, 1912-1919
Status
Completed
Author
Amy Ziegler; Milissa Burkart
Date
2011 July
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

Contact:
McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
2933 E. 6th St
Tulsa 74104-3123 US US
918-631-2496
918-631-5022 (Fax)