Carl Marshin photograph collection, circa 1875-1991  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Marshin, Carl, 1906-1996
Carl Marshin photograph collection
circa 1875-1991 (inclusive)
26 photographic prints (1 box) ; various sizes
Collection Number
The collection includes photos of members of the Marshin, Tall, and Lighter families.
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
Access Restrictions

Entire collection can be viewed on the Libraries’ Digital Collections website. Permission of Visual Materials Curator required to view originals. Contact Special Collections for more information.

Additional Reference Guides

These materials form part of the Carl Marshin papers, which are described and indexed in the guide to the Carl Marshin papers, MSS collection no. 3670 .


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Julius Marshin, Carl's father was a licenced Master Tailor in Czarist Russia.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection includes photos of members of the Marshin, Tall, and Lighter families.

Other Descriptive InformationReturn to Top

Forms part of the Washington State Jewish Archives.

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Restrictions on Use

Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation, or publication. Contact Special Collections, University of Washington Libraries for details.

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top


Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder item
1/1 1  Mr. and Mrs. Borish, grandparents of Anna (Borish) Marshin, Odessa, Russia circa 1875
1/1 2  Marshin brothers; Julius Marshin on right
M. Borsuk, New York (photographer)
1/1 3  Wedding portrait of Julius and Anna Borish Marshin, Odessa, Russia circa 1898
1/1 4  Marshin children
In back, left to right: Esther, Della; in front, left to right: twins Zelma and Frances, Carl.
circa 1912
1/1 5  Anna (Borish) Marshin circa 1930s
1/1 6  Evelyn Marshin
Frederick & Nelson (photographer)
circa 1940s
1/1 7  Esther (Marshin) and Jacob Lighter
Written on verso: The two love-birds.
circa 1940s
1/1 8 Frances (Marshin) Chain circa 1940s
1/1 9-10  Carl Marshin and Jacob Lighter with catch after fishing July, 1946
1/1 11  Zelma (Marshin), Mel, and Jim Silen 1946
1/1 12  Carl Marshin holding large fish in Sekiu, Washington June 1951
1/2 13  Marshin siblings at engagement party of Joyce Lighter
Left to right: Della (Marshin) Tall, Esther (Marshin) Lighter, Carl Marshin, Zelma (Marshin) Silen, Frances (Marshin) Chain, Evelyn Marshin.
November 1951
1/2 14  Engagement party of Joyce Lighter
Left to right: Zelma (Marshin) Silen, Della (Marshin) Tall, Joyce Lighter, Esther (Marshin) Lighter, Frances (Marshin) Chain, Evelyn Marshin, Carl Marshin.
November 1951
1/2 15  James Silen, Joyce Lighter, Joan and Leonard Tall at Joyce (Lighter) and Eugene Roger's wedding February 9, 1952
1/2 16  Group of men in tuxedos; Carl Marshin far left, second row
Heib, Seattle (photographer)
1/2 17  Leo Chain, Anna (Borish) Marshin, and Frances (Marshin) Chain at Leo and Frances Chain's wedding reception undated
1/2 18  Wedding of Richard and Heather Tall. Left to right: Harry and Della Tall, Heather and Richard Tall circa 1961
1/2 19  Wedding of Richard and Heather Tall
Standing, left to right: Leonard and Helen Tall, Richard and Heather Tall, Joan and David Lerner, Trudy Lerner; in front, left to right: Terry Lerner, Harry Tall, Della Tall, Lisa Tall, Robert Tall, Meredith Tall.
circa 1961
1/2 20  Left to right: Harry, Della, Richard, Joan, and Leonard Tall at wedding of Richard and Heather Tall circa 1961
1/2 21  Esther (Marshin) Lighter's 65th birthday party; Esther at center preparing to cut cake April 26, 1969
1/2 22  Bar Mitzvah of Robert Rogers. Left to right: Della (Marshin) Tall, Carl Marshin, Robert Rogers, Joyce (Lighter) and Eugene Rogers, Esther (Marshin) Lighter, Jay Rogers April 30, 1969
1/2 23  Men seated around table at luncheon hosted by Carl Marshin circa 1970s
1/2 24  Left to right: Della (Marshin) Tall, Eugene Rogers, Joyce (Lighter) Rogers, Esther (Marshin) Lighter, Miami March 1980
1/2 25  Della Tall and Joyce [Lighter?], Seattle May 22, 1985
1/2 26  Marshin family including grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren, at Carl Marshin's 85th birthday October 6, 1991

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  • Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)