Kato Family photography collection MSS.PHOTO.0631

Gurudarshan Khalsa
Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford 94305-6064

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

Box 1, Folder 1

Miscellaneous studio photographs 1947-1964

Box 1, Folder 2

Miscellaneous studio photographs 1952-1959

Box 1, Folder 3

Miscellaneous family photographs 1940-1952

Box 1, Folder 4

Miscellaneous family photographs 1935-1958

Box 1, Folder 5

Diplomas, clippings, and other material 1942-1952

Box 1, Folder 6

Studio photographs 1949-1952

Box 1, Folder 7

Studio photographs (part 1 of 2) 1947-1951

Box 2, Folder 1

Studio photographs (part 2 of 2) 1947-1951

Box 2, Folder 2

Studio photographs (part 1 of 3)

Box 2, Folder 3

Studio photographs (part 2 of 3)

Box 2, Folder 4

Studio photographs (part 3 of 3)

Box 2, Folder 5

Heart Mountain Relocation Center photographs 1943-1945

Box 2, Folder 6

Heart Mountain War Relocation Center photo album

Box 3, Folder 1


Box 3, Folder 2

Slides (part 1 of 4)

Box 3, Folder 3

Slides (part 2 of 4)

Box 3, Folder 4

Slides (part 3 of 4)

Box 3, Folder 5

Slides (part 4 of 4)

Box 4

Studio photographs 1958-1976

Box 5

Studio photographs 1945-1960

Box 6

Photo albums 1933-1952

Box 7

Photo albums

map-folder 8

Funeral photograph