Davenport College and Pierson College, Yale University, photographs
Scope and Contents
The collection contains photographs, slides, and pictures of Davenport College and Pierson College at Yale. Included are interior and exterior views, views of the masters' houses, dining halls, and courtyards, as well as photographs documenting construction.
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright for materials authored or otherwise produced as official business of Yale University is retained by Yale University. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
The materials are arranged in two series: I. Construction Progress Photographs, 1930-1932. II. General Views, circa 1930-1969.
6 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog
The collection contains photographs, slides, and pictures of Davenport College and Pierson College at Yale. Included are interior and exterior views, views of the masters" houses, dining halls, and courtyards, as well as photographs documenting construction.
Forms part of Yale Record Group 46-B (YRG 46-B), Records and materials documenting individual Yale buildings, facilities, and grounds.
Yale University records are arranged and described at the accession level by the creating office. The University Archives creates collection level descriptive records, but typically does no further arrangement and description at the accession level.
- College buildings -- Design and construction
- Davenport College (Yale University)
- Pierson College (Yale University)
- Slides (photographs)
- Yale University -- Pictorial works
- Yale University -- Buildings
- Yale University -- Student housing
- Guide to the Davenport College and Pierson College, Yale University, Photographs
- Under Revision
- compiled by Staff of Manuscripts and Archives
- September 1998
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository
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