C. R. Savage photograph collection 1860-ca. 1900


C. R. Savage photograph collection 1860-ca. 1900

Primarily a collection of original Savage prints, covering all periods of his career. Of the 839 items, over 750 are clearly Savage photographs. The collection includes stereographs, carte-de-visites, cabinet, boudoir, bookplate prints, lantern slides, and various size prints mounted and/or framed. Landscapes of Salt Lake City and the West, with Utah and California predominating, include over 560 prints. Portraits, numbering over 220, include many LDS Church leaders.

8 boxes, (4 linear ft.); 1 oversize folder, (0.01 linear ft.); 3 oversize boxes, (8 linear ft.)



SNAC Resource ID: 6342910

L. Tom Perry Special Collections

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