Walter Cottam slide collection, 1960-1970s  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Cottam, Walter Pace, 1894-
Title
Walter Cottam slide collection
Dates
1960-1970s (inclusive)
Quantity
11 boxes
Collection Number
P0007
Summary
The Walter Cottam slide collection includes slides of many varieties of plants, trees, and flowers. There are also views of various locations in Utah and the West. Cottam was a Botany professor at the University of Utah from 1931-1962 and gave his name to the Cottam Gulch area of the lower campus.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
special@library.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Walter Cottam was a Botany professor at the University of Utah from 1931-1962 and gave his name to the Cottam Gulch area of the lower campus. He is well-known for his work on hybrid oaks. His collection includes slides of many varieties of plants, trees, and flowers. There are also views of various locations in Utah and the West.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The library does not claim to control copyright for all materials in the collection. An individual depicted in a reproduction has privacy rights as outlined in Title 45 CFR, part 46 (Protection of Human Subjects). For further information, please review the J. Willard Marriott Library’s Use Agreement and Reproduction Request forms.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Walter Cottam slide collection, P0007, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: P0007.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box item
1 1-340 Flowers
1 341-486 Flowers
1 487-538 Cacti
1 539-660 Brush
1 661-674 Brush
1 675-753 Plants
1 754-798 Aeriel Views of Landscape
1 799-853 Winter Scenes
item
854-940 Miscellaneous
Box item
1 941-1283 Rock Formations
1 1284-1320 Water
2 1321-1491 Water
2 1492-1804 Landscape
2 1804-1840 Trees, identified
2 1841-2018 Trees, identified
2 2019-2200 Trees, identified and unidentified
2 2201-2475 Trees, unidentified
2 2476-2512 Tree experiments
2 2513-2620 Saratoga, California Experiment Station
3 2621-2826 England
3 2827-2842 Canada
3 2843-2869 British Columbia
3 2870-2904 Jasper
3 2905-2906 Lake Louise
3 2907-2920 Scotland
3 2921-2924 Scotland
3 2925-2932 France
3 2933-2956 Germany
3 2957-2971 Mexico, People
3 2972-3005 Mexico, Buildings
3 3006-3078 Mexico, Vegetation
3 3079-3127 Mexico, Ruins
3 3128-3131 Mexico, Miscellaneous
3 3132-3191 Mexico, Scenery
3 3192-3297 Abago Mountains
3 3298-3300 Alta, Utah
3 3301-3305 Alta, Utah
3 3306-3316 American Fork Canyon
3 3317-3323 Aquarius Plateau
3 3324-3333 Arches National Park
3 3334-3347 Bear Lake and River
3 3348-3349 Beaver River
3 3350-3382 Big Cottonwood Canyon
3 3383 Big Rock Candy Mountain
3 3384-3385 Blacksmith Fork
3 3386-3422 Brighton, Utah
3 3423-3445 Bryce Canyon
3 3446-3448 Buckhorn Draw
3 3449 Bullfrog
3 3450-3451 Canyonlands
3 3452 Capitol Reef
3 3453-3458 Cedar Breaks
3 3459 Clear Creek
3 3460 Coalville, Utah
3 3461-3477 Colorado River
3 3478-3479 Cove Fort
3 3480-3484 Danish Ranch
3 3485 Davis Watershed
3 3486 Deadhorse Point
3 3487-3491 Deer Creek
3 3492-3502 Delta Area
3 3503-3508 Diamond Fork
3 3509 Dick Canyon
3 3510-3521 Dirty Devil
3 3522-3537 Dixie
3 3538-3539 Dugway
3 3540-3543 East Canyon
3 3544 Emigration Canyon
3 3545-3554 Ferron
3 3555-3556 Fish Lake
3 3557-3564 Fort Harmony
3 3565 Fremont
3 3566-3567 Fruita
3 3568 Gorgoza
3 3569-3570 Grantsville, Utah
3 3571-3575 Great Salt Lake
3 3576-3579 Grantsville, Utah
3 3580-3582 Hanksville, Utah
3 3583-3585 Hardware Ranch
3 3586-3587 Heber, Utah
3 3588-3590 Henry Mountains
3 3591-3599 Hobble Creek
3 3600 Hole-in-the-Rock
3 3601-3603 Huntsville, Utah
3 3604 Hurricane
3 3605 Jordan River
3 3606-3609 Kamas Area
3 3610-3623 Kanab, Utah
3 3624-3627 Little Cottonwood Canyon
3 3628-3632 Logan Canyon
3 3633 Long Valley
3 3634-3637 Mantua, Utah
3 3638 Mapleton
3 3639-3641 Midway
3 3642-3644 Millcreek
3 3645-3646 Moab
3 3647-3654 Mona
3 3655-3657 Monte Cristo
3 3658-3659 Mount Lofer
3 3660-3691 Mount Nebo
3 3692-3705 Mount Timpanogos
3 3706 Natural Bridges National Monument
3 3707 Nephi
3 3708-3709 Nine-Mile Canyon
3 3710-3711 Ogden Area
3 3712-3713 Park City
3 3714-3719 Parley's Canyon
3 3720-3732 Pavant Plateau
3 3733-3736 Payson Canyon
3 3737-3750 Perry Canyon
3 3751-3759 Pine Valley Mountains
3 3760-3761 Point of the Mountain
3 3762 Poison Spring Canyon
3 3763-3772 Price Area
3 3773-3776 Provo Canyon
3 3777-3778 Red Butte Canyon
4 3779-3783 Rock Canyon, Provo
4 3784-3800 St. George, Utah
4 3801-3806 San Rafael Swell
4 3807-3810 Santa Clara
4 3811-3818 Santaquin Canyon
4 3819-3820 Sevier
4 3821-3823 Sheeprock Mountains
item
3824 Sigurd
Box item
4 3825 Soapstone
4 3826-3827 Springville
4 3828 Star Valley
4 3829 Strawberry River
4 3830-3831 Summit Canyon
4 3832 Thompson
4 3833-3863 South Willow Creek, Stansbury
4 3864-3882 Timpanogos
4 3883-3885 Tooele Valley
4 3886-3892 Topaz
4 3893 Twelve-Mile Canyon
4 3894-3896 Twin Peaks
4 3897-3919 Uinta Mountains
4 3920-3926 Utah Lake
4 3927-3935 Virgin River
4 3936-3938 Volcanos
4 3939-3959 Wasatch Mountains
4 3960-3982 Wayne River
4 3983-3984 Weber River
4 3985-3990 White Canyon
4 3991-3994 White Pine Canyon
4 3995-4000 Willard Peak
4 4001 Zion National Park
4 4002-4007 Alaska Range
4 4008-4016 Arizona
4 4017-4046 California
4 4047-4056 Death Valley
4 4057-4063 Disneyland Trip
4 4064-4086 Glacier Park
4 4087-4092 Grand Canyon
4 4093-4116 Idaho
4 4117-4140 Jackson Hole and the Tetons
4 4141-4155 Lake Mead
4 4156-4158 Massachusetts
4 4159-4165 Montana
4 4166-4172 Mount Trumbull
4 4173-4183 Nevada
4 4184-4189 New Mexico
4 4190-4195 Olympic Mountain Park
4 4196 Rain Forest
4 4197-4232 Oregon
4 4233-4241 Sequoia National Park
4 4242-4245 Sinton, Texas
4 4246-4249 South Dakota
4 4250-4270 Toroweep Valley
4 4271-4281 Washington
4 4282-4285 Wrangell Mountains
4 4286-4293 Yellowstone
4 4294-4295 Yellowstone
4 4296-4312 Yosemite
4 4313-4318 Zion National Park
4 4319-4367 Animals, Birds, Reptiles
4 4368-4376 Cottam Oak Grove Dedication
4 4377-4381 Death Valley
4 4382-4408 Erosion Examples
4 4409-4452 Illustrations and Maps
4 4453-4483 Miscellaneous
4 4484-4549 Buildings and Towns
4 4550-4557 Fall Slides
4 4558 Fossils
4 4559-4619 House Construction
4 4620-4672 Petroglyphs
4 4673-4676 University of Utah
4 4677-4690 Wetlands
4 4691-4713 People (some identification)
4 4714-4769 People (some identification)
4 4770-4956 People (no identification)
Folder
5 1 Southern Utah Landscapes and Topography
5 2 University of Utah Students, Staff, and Faculty
5 3 Geology Studies
5 4 Utah landscapes and nature
5 5 Cactus
6 1 Trees
6 2 Rivers and Rocks
6 3 Desert and brush
6 4 portraits
6 5 flowers
6 6 mountains and hills
7 1 home and family
7 2 mountains and desert
7 3 trees, field shots
7 4 travel 1970
7 5 Toroweap Transect 1952, 1964
7 6 Bea Fowler's Children
7 7 Provo Canyon
7 8 American Cork Canyon
8 1 trees
8 2 Aspen Aquarius Plateau
8 3 Mount Nebo 1959-1963
8 4 Maze area 1964
8 5 Liberty Park 1966-1968
8 6 Northern Utah and Idaho
8 7 Hobble Creek
8 8 Perry Canyon 1960
8 9 Chapel Glenn 1962
8 10 Little Cottonwood Canyon 1960
8 11 Salt Lake Areas
8 12 Wastach Mountains
9 1 Toroweap 1952
9 2 trees and landslides
9 3 Field Studies
9 4 Petroglyphs
9 5 family and friends
9 6 California 1937
9 7 Timpanogos Aspens 1951
9 8 Salt flats and East Wendover 1943
9 9 Doctor Storkey
9 10 dust storms 1931-37
10 1 Mount Nebo: North Creek, Santaquin Canyon
10 2 Ponderosa Pine Line transect
10 3 Univesity of Utah student activities
10 4 University of Utah field studies, students, colleagues
10 5 transect 3,4,5,6,8 1949
10 6 Albion Basin, Little Cottonwood Canyon
10 7 family and friends
10 8 family and friends
11 1 A. Perry Plummer
11 2 flowers
11 3 travel
11 4 structures and buildings
11 5 Bryce Canyon National Park
11 6 Deserrt
11 7 canyon, forest, and mountain landscapes
11 8 Field study specimens
11 9 rivers, lakes, and reservoirs
11 10 brush and flora
11 11 Toroweap 1954
11 12 home and family
11 13 Flathead lake, Montana 1962
12 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-13: Trees
  • G14-24: Blooms
  • G25-32: Mountain sides
13 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-7: Tundra
  • G8-13: Desert
  • G14-21: Shores
  • G22-32: In the mountains
14 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-32: Blooms
15 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-32: Desert
16 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-9: Tundra
  • G10-31: Santa Clara and Virgin Narrows
17 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-10: Blooms
  • G11-32: Landscapes
18 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-11: Mountains
  • G12-32: Valleys
19 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-32: Desert
20 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-23: Forest, Mountain, Desert Ecosystem
  • G24-32: Blooms
21 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-21: La Sals
22 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-30: Blooms
  • G31-32: Biomes
23-25 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-32: Blooms
26 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-32: Desert Blooms
27 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-32: Blooms
28 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-25: Blooms
  • G26-32: Utah Lakes and Landscapes
29 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-32: Desert Landscapes
30 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-32: Landscapes
31 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-32: Four Seasons in the Valley
32 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-22: Landscapes
  • G23-27: Native Settlements
  • G28-30: Wildlife
  • G31-32: Modern Buildings
33 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-4: Native Settlements
  • G5-10: Wilderness
  • G11-17: Forest fire
  • G18-25: Rivers and Creeks
  • G26-30: Davis County Flood
  • G31-32: Wildlife
34 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-32: Sequoia Tree-search
35 Glass Lantern Slides
  • G1-29: Sequoias

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Botany--Utah--Photographs
  • Conservation of natural resources--Utah--Photographs
  • Geographical Names :
  • Utah--Photographs
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Slides--Color--1930-1960