ELFSTROM, ROBERT.
Robert Elfstrom photographs, 1964

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/s47zn


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Elfstrom, Robert.
Title: Robert Elfstrom photographs, 1964
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 1358
Extent: 100 digital photographs (552 MB)
Abstract:Photographs taken by photographer Robert Elfstrom in 1964 documenting the Civil Rights movement in the United States.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Special restrictions apply: Access to processed born digital materials is only available in the Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library (the Rose Library). Use of the original digital media is restricted.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Source

Purchase from Robert Elfstrom, 2016.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Robert Elfstrom photographs, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Born digital materials processed, arranged, and described by Brenna Edwards, 2020.

Forensic disk images were created from the flash drive using CygWin. Individual files were extracted using FTK Imager and scanned for viruses using McAfee’s anti-virus software; none were found. Duplicate and system files have been removed, and files were scanned for personally identifiable information; none were found. Files retain original titles.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

Robert Elfstrom is a journalist, photographer, and documentarian. He has worked with PBS, National Geographic Explorer, Frontline, American Masters, Discovery Channel, and NBC.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of digital copies of 100 photographs related to the Civil Rights movement in the United States. Among the images are photographs of Civil Rights leaders (including John Lewis and Bayard Rustin), labor leader A. Phillip Randolph, and Mississippi Governor, Ross Barnett. All photographs were originally taken in 1964.

Arrangement Note

Arranged alphabetically.


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RRL Access copies of processed born digital material [Reading room access ONLY]
BD1 - Flashdrive containing digital copies of 100 photographs related to the Civil Rights movement in the United States
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