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Archives & Special Collections: Photographic Collections

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Photographic Collections


Austin College Photographic Archives


Austin College Photographic Archives, [1857]-Present

A collection of over 50,000 images including daguerrotype, tin type, ambrotype, black and white and color prints, negatives, slides, film, and video tape depicting all aspects of college life over Austin College’s nearly 150 year existence. 

Myron Low Collection of Berlin Photographs [1959-1963]
Myron Low Collection of Berlin Photographs [1959-1963] 

A collection of 95 black and white prints taken in Berlin depicting the erection of and life within the Berlin Wall, John F. Kennedy’s historic visit to Berlin, and Berliners’ tribute to JFK upon his assassination. The photographs were taken by a German photo-journalist for a West German news magazine and were acquired by the late Dr. Myron Low while a fellow at the Free University of Berlin in 1964-65.

(Austin College does not own the copyright to these prints)  

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