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Album of photographs of the American west, 1880-1900

MS. 23051 photogr. 78

Disbound album of photographs of the American West, including geological survey groups, bridges, landscapes, towns and cities.


  • Creation: 1880-1900


18 items

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access

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MS. 23051 photogr. 78

Former reference:

Wilson Centre Accession Number: 18:2655; Wilson Centre Accession Number 2:

Biographical / Historical

William Henry Jackson was an American photographer best known for his photographs of the American West. Charles Roscoe Savage was a British photographer who relocated to the United States and took photographs of the American West. Samuel B. Hill was an American photographer and was part of Adams & Hill studio. Little else is known about him.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased in Bassenge, Germany 06/12/2018

Physical Facet

Albumen prints from glass plate negatives; POP prints

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom