Andrew J. Russell photographs
Scope and Contents
Collection includes photographic prints of selected Russell's images, as well as microfiche copies of a wider selection of his work. Images include Yellowstone, railroads, Native Americans, and Mormons. One of the prints is a copy of the Russell photograph of the Samuel Ashton cabin and family.
- Russell, Andrew J. (photographer, Person)
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 Andrew J. Russell photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Biographical / Historical
Andrew J. Russell (1829-1902) was a Western photographer who documented the early West as well as the American Civil War.
1 oversize box
4 folder (0.04 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Oakland Museum.
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
Processed; Jamie Wiser; July 2022. Updated finding aid for DACS compliance and accuracy. Rehoused photographs to plastic sleeves for preservation.
- Register of Andrew J. Russell photographs
- Under Revision
- Rose Frank
- 2011 November 7
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.