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Asahel Curtis photographs of the West

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS P 398

Scope and Contents

Collection includes 60 photographs of the American West, taken by Curtis between the 1890s and the 1930s. Includes images of Seattle, Washington, and Yellowstone National Park.

Dates

  • approximately 1890-1939

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Asahel Curtis photographs of the West must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Asahel Curtis (1874-1941) was a photographer and photoengraver in the Pacific Northwest, California, and Alaska. He was the owner and operator of the Asahel Curtis Photo Co.

Extent

1 folder (0.02 linear ft.)

Language

English

Physical Location

L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.

Appraisal

Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Title
Register of Asahel Curtis photographs of the West
Status
Completed
Author
Lucas J. Chehda
Date
2012 February 28
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States