Paris Commune photo album Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS 0693

Dates

  • approximately 1871-approximately 1985 (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.167 Cubic Feet (Whole)
    1 item

Names

Subjects

Notes

  • Abstract

    Copied from dealer description: "Album offering extensive photographic documentation of the Paris Commune and its aftermath, 1871-circa 1985." The Paris Commune was a revolutionary socialist government that ruled Paris from 18 March to 28 May, 1871.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

    Collection is open for use.

  • Scope and Contents

    Copied from dealer description: "Album offering extensive photographic documentation of the Paris Commune and its aftermath. Photo album containing altogether 124 printed images including original photographs (some vintage and some later printings), original photographic postcards, later postcards showing reproductions of earlier images, etc., all pertaining to the events of the Paris Commune, its aftermath, and the people involved with the uprising, including 12 photographs approx. 7" x 9", 7 photos approx. 4 1/2" x 7", and over 100 postcard size images (approx. 3 1/2" x 5"). All housed in recent album. Paris n.d. (1871-ca 1980's)."

  • Biographical / Historical

    The Paris Commune was a revolutionary socialist government that ruled Paris from 18 March to 28 May 1871.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Purchased from F.A. Bernett, November 2012.

  • Processing Information

    Processed by Jordon Steele, March 2015.

  • Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

    A note accompanying the purchase states that this collection must be maintained in the original album.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

  • Preferred Citation

    [Name of folder or item], [Date], [Box number], [Folder number], [Collection title], [Collection number], Special Collections, The Johns Hopkins University.

Instances

  • Type
    Mixed Materials
    Container 1 Type
    Box
    Container 1 Indicator
    1
    Container 1 Barcode
    31151030133460

Collection Details