Father De Smet lantern slides, 1870-1879  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
De Smet, Father, 1801-1873
Title
Father De Smet lantern slides
Dates
1870-1879 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.25 linear feet
Collection Number
PH214_03
Summary
Father Pierre-Jean De Smet (1801-1873) was a Jesuit missionary active in establishing missions to serve tribes of the Northwest. The collection consists of ten lantern slides with portraits of De Smet and locations where he worked, from the 1870s.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SCUA
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room.

Glass plate negatives and lantern slides are restricted due to the fragility of the format. All decisions regarding use will be at the discretion of the curator for visual materials.

Languages
English


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The collection consists of ten lantern slides with portraits of De Smet and locations where he worked, from the 1870s.

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Restrictions on Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Father De Smet lantern slides, PH214_03_[item number], Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

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Description Dates
PH214_03_01: Youthful portrait of Father De Smet [engraving].
1 slide(s)
3.25 x 4 inches
1820s c
PH214_03_02: Rev. Pierr-Jean De Smet, R.S. [Engraved portrait at advanced age].
1 slide(s)
3.25 x 4 inches
1820s c
PH214_03_03: Portrait of Father De Smet showing the Leopold Decoration. [Engraved portrait at advanced age with medal from King Leopold of Belgium.]
1 slide(s)
3.25 x 4 inches
1870 c
PH214_03_04: Statue of Father De Smet in Termonde.
1 slide(s)
3.25 x 4 inches
1870 c
PH214_03_05: [Tombstone of Father De Smet (1801-1873) in Missouri.]
1 slide(s)
3.25 x 4 inches
1870 c
PH214_03_06: Explorations on the Northern Frontier of New Spain, 1535-1706, compiled by Herbert Bolton. [Map.]
1 slide(s)
3.25 x 4 inches
1870 c
PH214_03_07: [Small log cabin, St. Stanislaus Novitiate, near Florissant and St. Louis, built c. 1847.]
1 slide(s)
3.25 x 4 inches
1870 c
PH214_03_08: St. Stanislaus Novitiate, near Florissant, in 1847. Building at the Florissant Group. [Engraving of well court and surrounding structures.]
1 slide(s)
3.25 x 4 inches
1870 c
PH214_03_09: The Missioner's Welcome, an episode in the life of Father De Smet. [Engraving of tribal people carrying De Smet (from engraved portait) in a sheet.]
1 slide(s)
3.25 x 4 inches
1870 c
PH214_03_10: A delegation of Indian chiefs in Oregon. [Father De Smet posed with seven men in formal portrait.]
1 slide(s)
3.25 x 4 inches
1870 c

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