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Kato Family photography collection
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Kato Family photography collection
    source: Martin Hartzold, bookseller
    Identifier/Call Number: MSS.PHOTO.0631
    Physical Description: 4 Linear Feet (2 manuscript boxes, 1 half manuscript box, 4 flat boxes and 1 map folder)
    Date (inclusive): c. 1930s-1976

    Content Description

    More than 1200 black and white photographs documenting the Kato family. The photographs include studio photographs, weddings, funerals, Boy Scouts, Stanford versus University of California Big Game, army training, road trips and other events. Also includes photographs of the Heart Mountain Relocation Center.
    Per dealer description: More than 1200 black and white photographs. About 3/4 spread across five different snapshot albums, the balance loose or in presentation folders. [WITH] 49 color glass slides housed in approximately 2" square Prestomount aluminum enclosures. Some occasional wear to album prints, though overall an uncommonly well preserved group.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], Kato Family photography collection (Mss Photo 0631). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford Libraries, Stanford, California.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use. Audiovisual & born-digital materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

    Conditions Governing Use

    While Special Collections is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Martin Hartzold, bookseller