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     MANUSCRIPTS and ARCHIVAL MATERIAL

Deon Wolfe collection of Charlottesville and University of Virginia photographs

 Unprocessed
Identifier: ViU-2019-0087

Content Description

A collection of photographs and photographic equipment.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

Donated by Catherine McKay, 2 May 2019.

Restrictions Apply

Yes

Access Restrictions

Portions affected by mold--some portions are in Conservation being treated.

Dates

  • 1895 - 1995

Extent

10 Cubic Feet (10 cubic foot boxes)

Inventory

18 glass plate negatives (1 cracked), some depicting the 1895 Rotunda fire 1 framed panoramic photograph 1 unframed panoramic photograph 12 boxes of photographic negatives 1 metal suitcase containing photographic prints 2 portfolios of photographic prints 3 mounted photographic prints 2 boxes containing 106 photographic negatives and prints 1 box of photographic prints 2 copies of the book Holsinger’s Charlottesville: a collection of photographs by Rufus W. Holsinger (Charlottesville, 1995) 1 panoramic camera used by Holsinger’s Studio 1 easel