Ellen Laura Todd Photograph Collection

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Ellen Laura Todd photograph collection
Creator: Todd, Ellen Laura, 1907-1998
Call Number: D.431
Dates: 1926
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Biographical/Historical Note
Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Series I: List of photographs
Collection Overview
Title: Ellen Laura Todd photograph collection
Creator: Todd, Ellen Laura, 1907-1998
Call Number: D.431
Dates: 1926
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Biographical/Historical Note
Ellen Laura was the daughter of Libanus M. and Nora (Conway) Todd. Her father was noted for inventing the protectograph and co-founding the Todd Protectograph Company, which produced checks and check writing machines. Ellen Laura later married Philip Goodwin and had two children, Todd Goodwin and Patricia (Goodwin) Sladden.

Scope and Content
The Ellen Laura Todd Photograph Collection consists of the mounted photographs taken by Ellen Laura Todd (1907-1998) on a Mediterranean vacation with her family in 1926.

Subject(s):
Mediterranean Region
Photographs
Todd, Ellen Laura, 1907-1998 -- Photograph collections
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Todd Photograph Collection was donated by Elizabeth C. Todd in October 1987. Her husband, George L. Todd, was a cousin of Ellen Laura. His father, George W. Todd, was Libanus's older brother.Access
The Ellen Laura Todd photograph collection is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Ellen Laura Todd photograph collection, D.431, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Rare Books and Special Collections staff
Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Address:
Rush Rhees Library
Second Floor, Room 225
Rochester, NY 14627-0055
rarebks@library.rochester.edu
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Content List
Series I: List of photographs
Box 1Classical ruins and a horse-drawn carriage
Box 1Mosque in Turkey
Box 1Venice
Box 1Woman posing in front of Egyptian ruins
Box 1Tour group among large Classical columns (ruin)
Box 1Sailboat on river (Nile?)
Box 1View of Classical ruins with large column in foreground
Box 1European street scene with high tower
Box 1Sailboats docked on river (Nile?)
Box 1Closeup of Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics
Box 1Sailboat on river (Nile?)
Box 1The Castle of Chillon (Chateau de Chillon in Switzerland)
Box 1Fountain in courtyard/plaza
Box 1View of medieval buildings from water
Box 1Plaza with crowd and large flags
Box 1Row of men smoking (Egypt?)
Box 1Entranceway to large, elaborate building
Box 1Gondolas on river (Turkey?)
Box 1Classical ruins
Box 1Venice with gondolas


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