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LMHS.07: Bill Harris photographs for "The Main Line Times"

circa 1950-2000, 10.5 linear feet

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This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Lower Merion Historical Society. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Summary Information

Repository:
Lower Merion Historical Society
Creator:
Harris, Bill (William F.), 1921-2010
Title:
LMHS.07: Bill Harris photographs for "The Main Line Times"
Date:
circa 1950-2000
Call Number:
07
Extent:
10.5 Linear feet
General Physical Description Note:
Part of the collection was off-site being processed at the time of surveying (October 2011) and could not be measured.
Language:
English
Abstract:
Bill Harris photographs for "The Main Line Times," circa 1950-2000, consist of thousands of photographs taken by Bill Harris in his capacity as staff photographer for the Main Line Times. Most are negatives, but there are some photographic prints.
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Biography/History

Bill Harris (1921-2010) was a staff photographer for the Main Line Times for more than 50 years. His photos also appeared in the  News of Delaware County.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of thousands of photographs taken by Bill Harris in his capacity as staff photographer for the Main Line Times. Most are negatives, but there are some photographic prints.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

Lower Merion Historical Society

Finding Aid Author

Finding aid prepared by Celia Caust-Ellenbogen and Michael Gubicza through the Historical Society of Pennsylvania's Hidden Collections Initiative for Pennsylvania Small Archival Repositories

Sponsor

This preliminary finding aid was created as part of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania's Hidden Collections Initiative for Pennsylvania Small Archival Repositories. The HCI-PSAR project was made possible by a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Access Restrictions

Contact Lower Merion Historical Society for information about accessing this collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition Note

Gift of Mrs. Bill (Lillian) Harris, 2011.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)
  • Main Line Times.
Geographic Name(s)
  • Ardmore (Pa.)
  • Bala-Cynwyd (Pa.)
  • Bryn Mawr (Pa.)
  • Gladwyne (Pa.)
  • Haverford (Pa. : Township)
  • Lower Merion (Pa. : Township)
  • Main Line (Pa.)
  • Merion (Pa.)
  • Montgomery County (Pa.)
  • Narberth (Pa.)
  • Villanova (Pa.)
  • Wynnewood (Montgomery County, Pa.)
Subject(s)
  • Photojournalism

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