Portrait vertical file
This vertical file contains portrait photographs of over 6,000 individuals. “Vertical file” is a term used to describe collections of photographs, clippings, etc. arranged by subject matter and housed in filing cabinets. Unlike the numbered photographs collections, items in the vertical files are not arranged in collections by source, or assigned catalog numbers.
Conditions Governing Access
Please note that some items listed in the Portrait Vertical File may be restricted.
Conditions Governing Use
The reproduction of materials in this collection may be subject to copyright restrictions. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine and satisfy copyright clearances or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information visit the MCHC’s Rights and Permissions page.
5 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
Images of individuals arranged alphabetically by the sitter’s last name, then by first name.
- Guide to the Portrait vertical file
- In Progress
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
- 2019-12-6: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Emily Somach.