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Brownsville Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: BLIBR-0044

Scope and Contents

The collection includes historical photographs of people, places, and events from locations across the Lower Rio Grande Valley, including but not limited to Brownsville, San Benito, Harlingen, Mercedes, Mission, and Rio Grande City. Photographs are in a variety of formats, including aerial, postcards, silver gelatin, etc.

Dates

  • early 20th—21st Centuries

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is CLOSED for research use, as it is in process.

Conditions Governing Use

Materials in our collections may be protected by copyright. Publication, transmission, or reproduction of items protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Whenever possible, accurate information about the copyright status of material is provided in the item record and/or documentation for material in the collection. The Library does not own the copyright in much of the material in its collection and is therefore unable to grant copyright permission to publish those items. It is the researcher's responsibility to determine copyright or other use restrictions and obtain proper permission when publishing or distributing materials found in these collections. Researchers must make their own assessments of rights in light of their intended use. Additional information about copyright and fair use is available via the Library's Copyright Guide at http://utrgv.libguides.com/friendly.php?s=copyright.

Extent

4 Document cases (Hollinger cases)

1 Boxes : Divided box for photographs ; 15.7 x 12.0 x 5.0 in

Language of Materials

English

Title
Brownsville Photograph Collection
Status
In Progress
Author
Shannon Pensa
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives, Brownsville Campus Repository

Contact:
UTRGV University Library
1 W University Blvd
Brownsville Texas 78520 United States
(956) 882-7281