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Stuart Barlow Glass Plate Negative Collection

Stuart Barlow Glass Plate Negative Collection

ca. 1900-1925
3 .5 linear feet
Call no.: PH 100
nurse and three children (one in a small rocking chair and two in bed) the an isolation ward at a children's hospital.
Children and nurse in isolation ward in hospital. ca.1915

45 4×6 and 5×7 glass plate negatives of photos of buildings, homes, farms, animals, nature scenes in and around the Worcester, MA area. Locations include a children’s isolation ward, Jersey Stock Farm, Bordon Robertson’s farm, cold storage building, Bordon Robertson’s house, Baldwin Apple Blossoms Charlie Fosters (Corrs Reservoir), Oakdale Brook, Otis Davis house, Oakdale in West Boylston, Hadley Furniture Company Building in downtown Worcester, MA, and the Fogg Library in South Weymouth, MA.

The photos were discovered by the parents of Stuart Barlow in 1960 upon the acquisition of their home outside of Worcester. The photographer’s are unknown.


Worcester (Mass.)--Photographs

Types of material

Glass plate negatives
Restrictions: none none