Section II. Series IV - Photographic Collection,
c. 1840s-1979 + [n.d.]
Subseries A: General Institute
Collection, c. 1850s-1950s
The Institute photograph collection has been separated into
five subseries by origin of donor. The most comprehensive
group is that which was discovered amidst the Institute's
general administrative files. Images in this subseries consist
primarily of photographs of buildings and grounds, and employees.
The other subseries within Series IV are all smaller collections,
put together and donated by individual physicians and/ or
their families. These collections contain images related to
their respective donors, as well as Institute related photographs.
Subseries B: Kirkbride Images,
Subseries C: Strecker Images,
Subseries D: Bond Images, 1896-c.
Subseries E: Appel Images, 1916-1979
See also the Pennsylvania Hospital Historic Image Collection
for additional and related images pertaining to the Institute
and the Pennsylvania Hospital in general.
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