F. H. Kiser photographs
Scope and Contents note
The collection consists of seven views of Oregon scenery from 1902-1920s. Collection includes five color postcards and two black and white mounted images taken from the Steamboat Bailey Gatzert.
- Kiser, Fred H., 1878-1955 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access note
Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.
Conditions Governing Use note
Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.
Biographical / Historical
Frederick H. Kiser (1878-1955) and his brother, Oscar H. (d. 1904) had a popular commercial view studio in Warrendale, 1903-1905, and Portland, 1905- c. 1925. They were the official photographers for the Lewis & Clark Exposition in 1905. Fred Kiser built a studio overlooking Crater Lake in 1921 and helped market the area.
1.5 linear feet (1 container (1 oversized portfolio))
Language of Materials
Frederick H. Kiser (1878-1955) and his brother, Oscar H. (d. 1904) had a popular commercial view studio in Warrendale, 1903-1905, and Portland, 1905-c. 1925. The collection consists of seven views of Oregon scenery from 1902-1920s.
General Physical Description note
1 container, 7 images including 5 3.5x5.5 inch postcards, and 2 8x9.75 inch mounted photographs.
Processing Information note
Collection processed by Normandy S. Helmer. Edited by Emily Haskins.
- Photographs Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Guide to the F. H. Kiser photographs
- Complete Description
- Finding aid prepared by Normandy Helmer. Revised by Emily Haskins.
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA