Guide to the Yellowstone National Park Pictorials circa 1890s-1920s
PC 102

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
Yellowstone National Park Pictorials
ID
PC 102
Date [inclusive]
circa 1890s-1920s
Extent
127.0 items
General Physical Description note
1.5 Linear feet of shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
Commercially produced sets totaling 127 Yellowstone National Park images, dating from the 1890s to 1920s.

Preferred Citation note

[Item description] Yellowstone National Park Pictorials, circa 1890s-1920s (PC 102)

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.

Return to Table of Contents »


Scope and Contents note

A compilation of commercially produced tourism images of Yellowstone National Park. Two albums of tinted prints/photographs, all labeled, plus one photo of Liberty Cap and Mammoth Inn, ca. 1890. Also includes six sets of painted postcards, all labeled, totaling about 98 images.

Return to Table of Contents »


Arrangement note

Each folder in the collection collects one set of items (or one item) of common origin. The folders are ordered smallest to largest to reduce damage in future use.

Return to Table of Contents »


Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries © 2016

https://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Return to Table of Contents »


Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)

  • Yellowstone National Park -- Pictorial works.

Subject(s)

  • Photographs

Return to Table of Contents »


Collection Inventory

Box Folder

8 colored 2"x3" images. In original commercial packaging labeled "Yellowstone National Park. 20 Colored Miniatures. Series A. © Haynes Inc., Yellowstone Park, Wyo. 6A288." 

1 1

14 black and white commercial 2"x3" images. No branding, but one reads "© Haberstroh" which another reads "Photos by Dauphin for No. Pacific Ry." 

1 2

20 accordion folded color postcards in commercial envelope reading "Geyserland, Yellowstone National Park. Souvenir Folder. Pub. by H.H. Tammen co. Denver Colo." 

1 3

20 accordion folded color postcards in commercial envelope reading "Yellowstone National Park. Souvenir Folder." 

1 4

18 accordion folded color postcards in commercial envelope reading "Haynes Souvenir Folder. Yellowstone National Park. Series D." 

1 5

18 accordion folded color postcards in commercial envelope reading "Yellowstone National Park. © Curt Teich & Co., Inc., Chicago." 

1 6

One 13.5"x10.5" black and white photograph of Liberty Cap at Mammoth Hot Springs, with the National Hotel in the background. That hotel places the photograph between 1886 and 1911. 

1 7

12 9"x6" hand-tinted photographs, printed on 12"x10" paper and mounted in a two-hole album labeled "Yellowstone National Park. Haynes Inc. St. Paul Minnesota and Yellowstone Park Wyoming." 

1 8

16 9"x6" hand-tinted photographs, mounted on 12"x10" black paper and mounted in a three-hole album labeled "The Wonders of Geyserland. Yellowstone National Park. Nature's Curiousity Shop. Copyrighted by H.H. Tammen Co. Denver." 

1 9