Adolph Rosenberg photograph collection

Adolph Rosenberg photograph collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Adolph Rosenberg photograph collection
Creator: Rosenberg, Adolph
Inclusive Dates: 1880-1890
Language(s): English
Extent: 3 Linear Feet 3 boxes
Collection Number: ms1138
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

This photograph collection consists of family albums from the early 1880s to the 1890s, containing mostly gelatin type prints. There are also a few ferrotypes. Most of the albums contains pictures of women, men, and children. Two of the albums contain reprints of National Archives negatives taken during the Civil War, including pictures of battle fields and of destruction in Georgia, and one album is a collection of pictures of Civil War generals, including an index for reference.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Adolph Rosenberg photograph collection, ms1138. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Related Collections in this Repository

See also photographic materials from this collection that were removed to the Cased Image Collection, MS 3529.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Album of reprints of National Archives negatives taken during the Civil War (spiral bound)
12Album of reprints of National Archives negatives taken during the Civil War (beige)
13Small Album of Photographs (Philadelphia: Newman & Arnold)
14Photograph Album (Philadelphia WM. S. & A. Martien) with one clasp
15Harding's Universal Photograph Album (Philadelphia, William W. Harding) with two clasps
21Photograph Album (Philadelphia: Miller & Burlock) with two clasps
22Photograph Album - horizontal with two clasps
23Album of U.S. statesmen, Confederate and other Civil War leaders
This photograph album contains an index of included leaders.
24Red Photograph Album with metal horseshoe on cover
25Red Photograph Album with metal "Album" label on cover
31Small photo album
32Carte de Visite - female in hat
33Ferrotype (tintype) - male in bowtie, circa 1860s
34Small Photograph Album with two clasps
35Case containing stereographic images
36Black photograph album with the initials "W.S.B" on them, 1881
37Black photograph album

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