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McGarrity family photographs

 Collection — Box: 2, photo
Identifier: PH 330


The collection consists of portraits of the McGarrity family, by photographers in Iowa and in Oregon. There are some vintage formats such as tintypes; the bulk of the collection dates from 1920s-1940s.


  • 1820s-1940s


Conditions Governing Access

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

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.


2 linear feet (2 containers)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Tom Robinson in 2005.

General Physical Description note

2 containers, including 136 photographs

Processing Information

Collection processed by Megan Dazey.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

Guide to the McGarrity family photographs
Complete Description
Finding aid prepared by Normandy Helmer
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA