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Melville S. Munro Papers

Call Number: MS036
Scope and Contents

This collection primarily consists of photographs of Tufts College and students taken by Melville Munro between 1930 and 1945. Munro arranged most images into albums by theme or topic. There are also some albums of clippings and publications on topics of interest to Munro in his teaching, including weather formations and electricity. Many of Munro's photographs have been cataloged separately at the item level.

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This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material in this collection may be protected by copyright and other rights. Please see “Reproductions and Use” on the Digital Collections and Archives website for more information about reproductions and permission to publish. No documentation is available regarding the intellectual property rights in this collection.


This collection is organized into fifteen series: Photographic history of Tufts College; Afield with a camera; Campus related activities; Photo inventories; Small photo albums; The scrap book; Tufts and the war; Tufts College History; War years at Tufts; The weather; Loose prints; Photographic History of Dramatics at Tufts College; Lantern slides; Boston Globe Currier and Ives Prints; and Tufts College history and technology.

Creation: Majority of material found within 1930 -- 1945
Creation: 1858 -- 1959
84.62 Linear Feet (118 boxes)
808 Digital Object(s)
Related Names
Munro, Melville S.
Munro, Melville S.
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