01/AR0890 Guide to the Morris G. Reese Slide Collection Reese Slide Collection Finding Aid Authors: Perri Hamilton.

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2017-10-10
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Guide to the Morris G. Reese Slide Collection 1974/1975 University of North Texas Special Collections Overview of the Collection Morris G. Reese Slide Collection 1974-1975 01/AR0890 Reese, Morris G., May 27, 1913 - December 29, 1999 1.00 English University of North Texas Special Collections
University of North Texas, Wilis Library 1155 Union Circle # 305190 Denton, TX, URL: http://libiow.library.unt.edu/Archon321
A collection of color slides taken by Morris G. Reese.
Biographical Information:

Morris G. Reese was a grocer in Anchorage. He traveled widely and was an enthusiastic photographer. His images documented his world wide travels.

Administrative Information Acquisition Information:

Gift

Custodial History:

Morris G. Reese originally left his possesions to the YMCA of Anchorage.  That organization donated the slides to the Anchorage Museum Archives.  The part of the collection with images of Mexico were donated to the University of North Texas to support the studies of art history or archaeology.

Conditions Governing Use:

Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is not restricted.

Preferred Citation:

Morris G. Reese Slide Collection, University of North Texas Special Collections.

Related Materials:

Society of Ethnobiology and the L. D. Sparkman Collection

Information about related materials is available at https://findingaids.library.unt.edu/?p=collections/findingaid&id=101&q=Society+of+Ethnobiology#.Wd-oOWhSyUk; https://findingaids.library.unt.edu/index.php?p=collections/findingaid&id=663&q=sparkman#.W

Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hour notice prior to use.

Arrangement of Materials:

The slides are arranged by size.

Scope and Contents

A collection of slides taken by Morris G. Reese. There are 61 standard size slides (2X2) and 374 large slides (3X3).  The images are of Mexico (Teotihuacan and Yucatan) and were taken in 1974 and 1975

Detailed List of Contents id187927 1 Slides 1974-1975 708124 Scope and Contents

Slides that document Morris Reese's trip to Mexico. There are 435 slides.