Stereoscope Viewers and Slides.

Collection Overview

Title: Stereoscope Viewers and Slides.

Record Series: 00/03/08

Creator: Unknown

Date: Unknown

Extent: 2.5 linear feet, 2 boxes

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: This material consists of viewers and slides.

Access and Use

Accessing the Collection:

There are no restrictions on the use of this material.

Preferred Citation: [Identification of item] in the Stereopticon Viewers and Slides collection, Archives Record Series, [box and folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

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Scope and Content

These viewers and slides were originally part of the collections of the Library of the Iowa State Teachers College, now the University of Northern Iowa. They were withdrawn from the Library collection, probably in the 1960s, and placed in the University Archives. There are seven stereopticon viewers in working condition. There are six series of stereopticon slides.


Box 1

Seven stereoscope viewers

Box 2 - Stereoscope slide series

Folder 1: Mexico

Folder 2: Egypt

Folder 3: Oil industry

Folder 4: Whaling industry

Folder 5: Gems and precious metals

Folder 6: Denmark

Processing Information

Material processed and finding aid prepared by Gerald L. Peterson in April 2007. Modified: April 6, 2007 (GP). Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, October 2017, February 2018, and April 2018. Linear feet updated July 31, 2017.

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