Bruce A. Terry Photograph Collection

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Identifier: GLMS-0039

Collection Overview

Abstract

This 1 cubic foot collection is composed of approximately 1,880 35mm color photographic slides of Great Lakes vessels. Slides in this collection were taken by Bruce A. Terry, an amateur photographer. Photos were taken on Lakes Erie, Huron, and St. Clair and along the St. Marys, St. Clair, and Detroit Rivers from 1963-1977.

Dates

  • 1963-1977

Extent

1 Cubic Feet (2 flat boxes, 1 half letter manuscript box)

Creator

Scope and Contents

This collection is composed of nearly 1,880 35mm color photographic slides of Great Lakes vessels. Slides in this collection were taken by Bruce A. Terry, an amateur photographer. Photos were taken on Lakes Erie, Huron, and St. Clair and along the St. Mary’s, St. Clair, and Detroit Rivers dating from 1963 to 1977. Box 1 contains vessels beginning with A-N, and box 2 contains vessels beginning with O-Z. Box 3 contains brief history notes on many of the vessels depicted in the slides.

An item-level inventory is linked to this finding aid in the External Documents section.

Conditions Governing Access

No known access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Researchers using this collection assume full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright, and are responsible for securing permissions necessary for publication or reproduction.

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by vessel name.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was donated to the HCGL by the Benzie Area Historical Museum of Benzonia, Michigan in 2006.

Creator

Source

Title
Guide to the Bruce A. Terry Collection
Author
Mark Sprang
Date
January 2018, August 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English