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Photographic Images from Unknown Sources [OPEN]

Identifier: 2020-01

Scope and Contents

This is an artificial collection of photographic prints, negataives and slides that have no provenance. It was created in 2020 but the images have been in Special Collections for a number of years in most cases.


  • various

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


1 Box(es) : Prints

1 Box(es) : Negatives

1 Box(es) : Slides

Language of Materials


Physical Location

Range 44 Section 02; Photo Box 6

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Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center Repository

321 Main Street
Davenport IA 52801-1490 United States

About the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center:

The Special Collections Department of the Davenport Public Library was established in 1982. In November of 1999, the newly renovated department opened to better serve its community and was renamed the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center. The Center acquires, arranges, describes, preserves, and makes available local history and genealogical materials concentrating on those pertaining to Davenport, Scott County, and Eastern Iowa.

Books and other printed materials in the collection can be found using a Library Search. For additional digital resources, browse the Upper Mississippi Valley Digital Image Archive. For more information about specific subjects relating to Scott County History, please browse the Research Guides.
Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center
Davenport Public Library
321 Main Street
Davenport IA 52801-1490
(563) 326-7902