Guide to the William H. Willis Travel Slide Collection, 1950s-1970s
William H. Willis was Professor and Chair of the Department of Classics at Duke University. Collection contains approximately 6000 travel slides from Europe, Asia, and the Middle East dating 1950s-1970s.
- Collection Number
- William H. Willis Travel Slide collection
- Willis, William H.
- 3 Linear Feet, 6000 Items
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
- Material in English
Collection contains color slides from travel in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East with notable holdings from Greece and Turkey, are arranged first geographically and then by date. Original grouping for slide shows that were housed in carousels are maintained and noted.
Access to the Collection
Collection is open for research.
Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.
All or portions of this collection may be housed off-site in Duke University's Library Service Center. The library may require up to 48 hours to retrieve these materials for research use.
Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library to use this collection.
Use & Permissions
The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to Duke University. For more information, consult the copyright section of the Regulations and Procedures of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.
How to Cite
[Identification of item], William H. Willis Travel Slide Collection, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
Arranged in slide boxes within larger storage boxes, except for box 5 which is only a single slide box.
William H. Willis was Professor and Chair of the Department of Classics at Duke University.
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The William H. Willis Travel Slide Collection were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift.
Processed by Rachel Penniman, October 2012
Encoded by Rachel Penniman, October 2012
Accession(s) described in this finding aid: 2012-0157
Materials may not have been ordered and described beyond their original condition.