Guide to the T. Palmer and Lewis F. Reed Photographs of California and the West

T. Palmer and Lewis F. Reed Photographs of California and the West
Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library
Libraries of The Claremont Colleges
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Claremont, CA 91711
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Guide to the T. Palmer and Lewis F. Reed Photographs of California and the West

Collection number: H19XX.37

Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library

Libraries of The Claremont Colleges

Claremont, California
Processed by:
T. Palmer and Lewis F. Reed Photographs of California and the West
Date Completed:
December 2006
Encoded by:
Kelley Wolfe Bachli
© 2004 Claremont University Consortium. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: T. Palmer and Lewis F. Reed photographs of California and the west
Dates: 1895-1966
Bulk Dates: 1895-1914
Collection number: H19XX.37
Creator: Reed, Lewis F.
Creator: Reed, T. Palmer
Collection Size: 2 boxes
Repository: Claremont Colleges. Library. Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library.
Claremont, CA 91711
Abstract: The Reed Photographs include images of California and the West with photographs of Palm Springs, Yosemite, Owens Valley, San Gabriel Mountains, Lake Tahoe, Sequoia and King's Canyon National Parks. The collection contains two photo albums and 220 loose photographs.
Physical location: Please consult repository.
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

All requests for permission to publish must be submitted in writing to Special Collections.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], T. Palmer and Lewis F. Reed photographs of California and the west. Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library, Claremont University Consortium.

Scope and Content of Collection

The Reed Photographs include images of California and the West with photographs of Palm Springs, Yosemite, Owens Valley, San Gabriel Mountains, Lake Tahoe, Sequoia and King's Canyon National Parks.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Camping
Yosemite National Park (Calif.)
Sequoia National Park (Calif.)
Packhorse camping -- California
Landscape photography -- California


Detailed Description of the Collection

Box 1, Folder 1

Scrapbook of photographs belonging to Palmer T. and Lewis Reed, 1895-1914

Box 1, Folder 2

Scrapbook of photographs belonging to Lewis F. Reed, 1914

Box 2, Folder 1

21 photographs of the wilderness, probably California, circa 1900s

Box 2, Folder 2

20 photographs of the wilderness, one identified as Yosemite Falls, circa 1900s

Box 2, Folder 3

19 photographs of the wilderness, probably California, circa 1900s

Box 2

Map of Yellowstone National Park, published by Conoco, 1966

Box 2, Folder 4

5 photographs of rivers and falls, probably the Sierra Mountains, undated

Box 2, Folder 5

11 photographs of Palm Canyon or the Palm Springs area, undated

Box 2, Folder 6

3 photographs of probably the Owens Valley, undated

Box 2, Folder 7

9 photographs of meadows and mountains, probably in the Sierra Mountains, undated

Box 2, Folder 8

14 photographs of the southwest, possibly the Grand Canyon or Zion National Park, undated

Box 2, Folder 9

7 photographs of probably Yosemite, undated

Box 2, Folder 10

3 photographs of Mount Whitney, taken from the Alabama Hills in Owens Valley, undated

Box 2, Folder 11

4 photographs of waterfalls at Yosemite, undated

Box 2, Folder 12

22 photographs of lakes and trees, probably in California, undated

Box 2, Folder 13

16 photographs of possibly June Lake, undated

Box 2, Folder 14

32 photographs of the wilderness, including Yosemite and Sequoia, and portraits of people fishing and hunting, circa 1900s

Box 2, Folder 15

34 photographs of the wilderness, probably California, undated