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Buehr family papers, 1880-1984

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Series 6: Photographs , circa 1886-1947
0.2 Linear feet
Box 2

The photograph series includes images of the Buehr family, the Hess family, and their distant relatives. More than one hundred photographs from Holland, including fourteen cyanotypes, provide images of peasant farm life during the late nineteenth century. Many photos are posed and some were used as studies for Buehr artwork. The Hess family photographs provide images of an industrial business in Chicago at the turn of the century.
The series is arranged by personal/geographic name.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
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Buehr Family Album Photographs, 1879-circa 1910
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Buehr Family Album Photographs, circa 1930-circa 1955
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Photographs from Laren, Holland, 1899-1902
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Photographs from Laren, Holland, 1899-1902
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Photographs from Laren, Holland, 1899-1902
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Photographs from Laren, Holland, 1899-1902
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Photographs from Laren, Holland, 1899-1902
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Cyanotypes from Laren, Holland, 1899-1902
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Hess Family and Business Photographs, circa 1886-circa 1928
Photographs are associated with typescript, "A Half Century of Hot Air" by William Hess, which is arranged with Series 1 and housed in Box 1, folders 4-5.
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