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Guide to the Montjoy Family Photograph Collection
MS 53  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Access Restrictions
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Montjoy family photograph collection
    Dates: circa 1900s-1980s
    Bulk Dates: 1926-1973
    Collection number: MS 53
    Creator: Montjoy, William R.
    Creator: Montjoy family
    Collection Size: 1 linear foot (1 box + 1 oversized box)
    Repository: African American Museum & Library at Oakland (Oakland, Calif.)
    Oakland, CA 94612
    Abstract: The Montjoy Family Photograph Collection consists of 653 photographs of family and friends of the Montjoy family between 1900s-1980s. The bulk of the photographs are family photographs of the Montjoy family taken at residences in Alameda and Oakland, California during the 1920-1930s and include photographs of family outings at Lake Merritt in Oakland, California and at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, California. The collection also includes photographs of students and campus buildings of Wiley College in Marshall, Texas in the 1920s.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    No access restrictions. Collection is open to the public.

    Access Restrictions

    Materials are for use in-library only, non-circulating.

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish from the Montjoy Family Photograph Collection must be obtained from the African American Museum & Library at Oakland.

    Preferred Citation

    Montjoy family photograph collection, MS 53, African American Museum & Library at Oakland, Oakland Public Library. Oakland, California.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Sean Heyliger, 08/31/2013.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The Montjoy Family Photograph Collection consists of 653 photographs of family and friends of the Montjoy family between 1900s-1980s. The bulk of the photographs are family photographs of the Montjoy family taken at residences in Alameda and Oakland, California during the 1920-1930s and include photographs of family outings at Lake Merritt in Oakland, California and at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, California. The collection also includes photographs of students and campus buildings of Wiley College in Marshall, Texas in the 1920s.

    Arrangement

    Series I. Photographs Series II. Certificates and letter

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Montjoy family.
    Montjoy, William R.
    Golden Gate Park (San Francisco, Calif.)--Pictorial works.
    Lake, Merritt (Calif.).
    Wiley College (Marshall, Tex.)--History.
    Oakland (Calif.)--Social life and customs.
    Photographs.