John K. Hillers glass transparencies

John K. Hillers glass transparencies

Dates: approximately 1870-1919

Collection includes two oversized, framed glass transparencies of photographs taken by John K. Hillers. Images are of Western landscapes.

  • Extent: 2 items. -- 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Hillers, John K., 1843-1925
  • Call Number: MSS P 715
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Photograph Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Glass negatives|aCondition restricted; permission to use items must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from John K. Hillers glass transparencies must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS P 715; John K. Hillers glass transparencies; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS P 715, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Gordon Griffin; 1991.
Subject Terms
Landscapes--West (U.S.)--Photographs
Genre / Form
Glass transparencies
Physical Location
L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSP715
Finding Aid Title
Hillers (John K.) glass transparencies
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Lucas J. Chehda
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-02T04:29-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Jack Hillers (1843-1925) was a boatman, explorer, and photographer with the Powell Expedition in the 1870s down the Colorado River. He was also the chief photographer of the United States Geological Survey.



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