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Wayne (Stephen J.) photographs
MS 124  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing Information
  • Collection Scope and Contents
  • Arrangement Note
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Stephen J. Wayne photographs
    Date (inclusive): circa 1960-1995
    Collection Number: MS 124
    Creator: Wayne, Stephen J.
    Extent: 15.29 Linear Feet (30 boxes)
    Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Abstract: This collection contains photographs, negatives, and slides taken by Stephen J. Wayne, a local photographer from the Inland Empire region of Southern California. Images in the collection primarily reflect the landscape of Riverside and the greater Inland Empire during the later 20th century, and include depictions of local events, residents, architecture, and nature.
    Languages: The collection is in English.


    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the University of California, Riverside Libraries, Special Collections & University Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Distinctive Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], [date if possible]. Stephen J. Wayne photographs (MS 124). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Acquisition Information

    Gifts of Anthony J. Wayne, Lou Wayne, Lucy Brady, and Dorothy W. Russell, 1994-1996.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Carlota Ramirez, 2018.
    Processing of the Stephen J. Wayne photographs was completed by undergraduate students from the University of California, Riverside as part of the Special Collections & University Archives Backlog Processing Project started in 2015. This project was funded by the UCR Library and administered by Jessica Geiser, Collections Management Librarian.

    Collection Scope and Contents

    The collection consists of around 10,000 photographs, negatives and slides taken by Riverside photographer Stephen J. Wayne of people, places, and events in the Inland Empire from 1963-1994. Images were taken with a variety of camera equipment, and include depictions of local events, residents, architecture, and nature. The collection also includes a few personal items from Wayne, including a pamphlet on California missions and a calendar from Riverside's Mission Inn.

    Arrangement Note

    The collection is arranged into four series as follows:
    • Series 1: Non-Photographic Material, 1970-1995
    • Series 2: Photographs, undated
    • Series 3: Negatives, 1963-1978; undated
    • Series 4: Slides, 1963-1994; undated

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


    Mission Inn
    Photographers -- California
    Riverside (Calif.)
    Riverside County (Calif.)
    San Bernardino County (Calif.)

    Genres and Forms of Materials

    Negatives (photographs)
    Slides (photographs)