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H. M. (Henry Major) Tomlinson, 1873-1958
Literary File, Photography Collection

457 items (1 box)

Acquisition: Internal transfers
Access: Open for research
Processed by: Susan McClellan, 2006
RLIN Record ID: None


Table of Contents

Scope and Contents
Item List
Index of Photographers

Scope and Contents

The H. M. Tomlinson Literary File consists of 457 images, the majority of which are views of Indonesia, the Amazon, Algeria, Sicily, and Switzerland and are housed in two albums. The loose prints include images of Tomlinson, his son H. Charles, and various associates. An index at the end of this guide lists photographers whose work is featured in this file. Further descriptions of some items are available in a card catalog in the repository.

This file forms a part of the Literary File Collection, which is comprised of photographs and albums withdrawn from the libraries and/or papers of literary figures, and generally include portraits and images collected by or of those figures.


Item List

Container Accession / P No. Description
PH:LF:Tomlinson, H. M., Box P1A-P1B, P2A-P2C, P3A-P3F, P4-P5, P6A-P6T, P7A-P7C, P8-P9, P10A-P10C, P11-P12, P13A-P13F, P14-P19, P20A-P20C, P21-P22, P23A-P23B, P24-P26, P27A-P27E, P28-P30, P31A-P31S, P32-P34, P35A-P35K, P37Chiefly portraits of Tomlinson alone, with his son (H.C. Tomlinson), and/or with associates.
PH:LF:Albums:Tomlinson, H. M., 1 [was P36]213 photographic prints depicting Indonesia; handwritten captions throughout.
PH:LF:Albums:Tomlinson, H. M., 2 999:0014:0001-0137137 photographic prints depicting the Amazon, Algeria, Sicily, and Pontresina, Switzerland, circa 1904-1914; handwritten captions for Amazon images.


Index of Photographers

Coster, Howard, 1885-1959--P2-P4
Tomlinson, H. Charles--P11
Ulmann, Doris, d. 1934--P6A-P6T


H. M. (Henry Major) Tomlinson Literary File Finding Aid
(Last modified: 22 June 2007)

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