Lake Forest College Photograph Collection

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US ILfC LF/004

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Lake Forest College Photograph Collection


  • 1890 - 2010 (Creation)


99 boxes and three filing cabinets

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The collection consists of photographs of Lake Forest College people, events, organizations, and buildings along with many other photos. Most originate with the Communications department and may have been originally produced for campus publications. Others may have been donated by individuals.

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The collection is divided into two series: Subject Photos and Individual photographs. Both are arranged in alphabetical order.

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