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C. Hartley (Clinton Hartley) Grattan:

An Inventory of His Literary File Photography Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Grattan, C. Hartley (Clinton Hartley), 1902-1980
Title: C. Hartley (Clinton Hartley) Grattan Literary File Photography Collection
Dates: circa 1880-circa 1970
Extent: 323 items (1.25 linear feet)
Abstract: The collection consists of 324 pictures, including portraits of C. Hartley Grattan, members of his family, and various other people, many of whom were distinguished figures in 20th century Australia.
Call Number: Photography Collection PH-02684
Language: English.
Access: Open for research. Researchers must create an online Research Account and agree to the Materials Use Policy before using archival materials. Please note: Transparencies may be accessed but require 24 hours advance notice. Negatives cannot be accessed without curatorial approval. Light sensitive materials must be viewed under low-level lighting. Some materials may be restricted from viewing. To make an appointment or to reserve photography materials, please contact the Center's staff at photography@hrc.utexas.edu" target="_blank">photography@hrc.utexas.edu.
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Acquisition: Internal transfer(s) from manuscript collection(s).
Processed by: HRC Staff
Repository:

The University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Center


The collection consists of 324 pictures, including portraits of C. Hartley Grattan, members of his family, and various other people, many of whom were distinguished figures in 20th century Australia. Grattan was a professor at the University of Texas at Austin who specialized in the history of the Southwestern Pacific. The file also contains numerous views of Australia, including landscapes, cities, agriculture, industries, and railways.
This collection forms a part of the Literary File Photography Collection, which is comprised of photographs and albums withdrawn from the libraries and/or papers of literary figures, and generally include portraits and images collected by or of those figures.

Additional material can be found at the Harry Ransom Center in the C. Hartley (Clinton Hartley) Grattan Papers (MS-01700), the C. Hartley (Clinton Hartley) Grattan Art Collection (AR-00103), and the C. Hartley (Clinton Hartley) Grattan Personal Effects Collection (DA-00175).

People

Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925.
Grattan, C. Hartley (Clinton Hartley), 1902-1980.
Palmer, Nettie, 1885-1964.

Subjects

Indigenous peoples--Australia.
Trees--Australia.

Places

Australia.
England.
New Zealand.
Scotland.

Document Types

Albumen prints.
Landscape photographs.
Photographic postcards.
Photographic prints.