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John W. Bower photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0071

Scope and Contents

John W. Bower photographs contain 47 prints (both black and white and color), each mounted on matboard. Images include landscapes, still lifes, and portraits, including Jacob Deschin and William Vaughn, former President and CEO of Eastman Kodak.

Dates

  • circa 1949-1963

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

John W. Bowers lived in Woodstock, Vermont and Pittsford, New York. He was a member of the Kodak Camera Club in Rochester. Bower was also a frequent exhibitor, and participated in several shows, including the 22nd Kodak International Salon of Photography in Paris (1957), 18th Wilmington International Salon of Photography (1951), and the Port Colborne International Salon of Photography (1950).

Extent

4.02 Linear Feet (3 Oversize lid boxes)

Language

English

Overview

Collection is roughly arranged by subject: portraits, landscapes, and still lifes.

Arrangement

The collection consists of 47 photographs.

Physical Location

C.S. Mid-Range, Shelf 46

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in September 2011.

Title
John W. Bower photographs
Subtitle
RIT Archives
Status
Published
Author
Amy Vilz
Date
27 September 2011
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Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archives Repository

Contact:
Rochester NY 14623 USA