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M-367: St. Louis Memories Public Photographs

Repository: St. Louis Mercantile Library Special Collections

Title: M-367: St. Louis Memories Public Photographs

Date: ca. 1900 - 1960

Extent: 34 .tiffs

Location note: UMSL Digital Library

Language: English 

Abstract: Thirty-four photographs which document life in the first half of twentieth century St. Louis, contributed by the public.

Scope and Content note: This collection of photographs was assembled in 2014 by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch for the publication of a book titled St. Louis Memories: A Look Back. The book included images from several institutions as well as the general public. Private individuals and organizations were invited to have their photographs scanned by the contributing institutions. M-367 represents those photographs contributed to the project by the public that were scanned at the St. Louis Mercantile Library. The physical photographs still belong to the individual owners, but the scanned images were contributed to the library.

Controlled Access Headings:

Geographic Name(s)

  • Saint Louis (Mo.)

Conditions Governing Access note: This collection is open for research. It is a born digital collection and is available for viewing on the UMSL Digital Library.

Conditions Governing Use note: Some of the material in this collection may be photocopied, digitally scanned or photographed, subject to condition and the judgment of Library staff.  Library staff members reserve the right to deny reproduction services for any reason at any time.

Copyright Information: The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Fee Services: Fees associated with staff research time, cost recovery in reproductions processing time and materials, and licensing may apply.

Preferred Citation note: The preferred citation for this collection is "From the collections of the St. Louis Mercantile Library at UM - St. Louis."