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United Press International photograph of Rudy Vetter at bank display of million dollars

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8394

Scope and Contents

Item is an Acme Telephoto press photograph from February 14, 1940. The photograph documents the Dallas Republican National Bank celebrating its twentieth anniversary by putting a million dollars on display. Rudy Vetter is shown sitting in front of the display with his camera. There is a typed transcript of the newspaper's original caption and the credit information on the back of the photograph.

Dates

  • 1940 February 14

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessart copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from United Press International photograph of Rudy Vetter at bank display of million dollars must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

United Press International (1907- ) is an international news agency.

The United Press International was created in 1907 as the United Press Associations. It provides newswires, photo, news film and audio services to thousands of newspapers, magazines and radio and television stations. In 1958, it became United Press International after absorbing the International News Service. Throughout its history, it has acquired numerous other businesses, including The Acme News Pictures in 1952.

Extent

1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language

English

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.

Custodial History

Item was purchased from Historic Images in 2014.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; Historic Images; 2014.

Appraisal

Photographs (Photograph Archives).

Related Materials

The Rudy Vetter collection is MSS P 62.

Processing Information

Processed; Anne Ashton, student photograph processor; 2014.
Title
Register of United Press International photograph of Rudy Vetter at bank display of million dollars
Status
Completed
Author
Anne Ashton
Date
2014 February 18
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:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States