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Elbert Kenneth Saxmann photograph collection

Identifier: PP 0315


This collection contains photographs taken by or pertaining to Elbert K. Saxmann’s life.


  • 1942-1969


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.

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.

Biographical / Historical

Corporal Elbert K. Saxmann was born in Iowa on November 14th, 1919. He fought in the Second World War, and was in active service from January 29th 1942 to December 5th, 1945, discharged honorably. He fought first in the 97th Chemical Composite Company, and then the Alaskan Wing Air Transport Command starting in January 1944.


0.21 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials



The items in this collection are arranged according to PP catalog numbers.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of David Ranzan, May 2012.

Related Materials

MS 3101, Elbert Kenneth Saxmann manuscript collection, 1926-1963

Scope and Contents

This collection is organized within one box with four separate folders pertaining to four separate series. The series include landscape photos, military photos, unidentified family shots, and identified photos (either by date or name).

Guide to the Elbert Kenneth Saxmann photograph collection
Under Revision
Margaret McCready
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Revision Statements

  • 2020-03-12: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Mallory Herberger.

Repository Details

Part of the H. Furlong Baldwin Library Repository

H. Furlong Baldwin Library
Maryland Center for History and Culture
610 Park Avenue
Baltimore MD 21201 United States