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Janis Krastins Photographs, circa 1961-1981

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: AP-0023
Color photographic prints depicting the SUNY Maritime College campus, students, and training ships.

Dates

  • circa 1961-1981

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Appointments to examine materials must be made in advance. Please e-mail library@sunymaritime.edu for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Conditions Governing Use

Reproductions may be provided to users to support research and scholarship. However, collection use is subject to all copyright laws. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet (1 flat box)

Approximately 300 Photographic Prints

Biographical Note

Janis Krastins was a cataloger at the Stephen B. Luce Library of SUNY Maritime College from approximately 1961 to the early 1980s. He came to the United States from Latvia after World War II. He was an avid photographer.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

A box labeled "Janis Krastins photographs" was found in a "to be processed" area in the archives of the Stephen B. Luce Library during a collections survey in 2016. It is unclear whether Krastins took these photos as part of his job duties or if they were his personal collection (he worked for the Maritime College library from the early 1960s through the late 1970s or early 1980s). No official documentation has been located regarding transfer to the archives, but presumably he left these photos behind when he retired.
Title
Janis Krastins Photographs, circa 1961-1981
Author
Annie Tummino
Date
February 2018
Description rules
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Repository Details

Part of the Stephen B. Luce Library Repository

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