Richard Ahrens photograph collection, circa 1900-1910

Overview of the Collection

Ahrens, Richard
Richard Ahrens photograph collection
circa 1900-1910 (inclusive)
28 photographic prints
28 negatives : glass
Collection Number
Photographs of scenes in Seattle and other locations
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 2065431929
Fax: 2065431931
Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public.

Nitrate and glass negatives are not available for viewing.

Additional Reference Guides


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection consists of 28 glass plate photographic negatives and corresponding contact prints of scenes in Seattle and other unidentified locations, circa 1900-1910. Images include groups of people (including interesting men's, women's and children's clothing styles), a fencing team, man with guitar, small sailboats, motorcycles and motorcycle shop, the pavilion at Volunteer Park, and aboard the steamerChelan(built in 1902).

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Alternative Forms Available

Modern contact prints are available for reference use.

Restrictions on Use

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

Preferred Citation

The required credit line for use of images from Special Collections is: University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections, [plus the negative number].

The negative number is provided with the image and is a letter + number combination such as UW13452; Hegg 1234; or NA1275. A typical credit line would be, University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections, UW13452.

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Subject Terms

  • Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)

Form or Genre Terms

  • Photographs