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Collection DeSormo Photograph Album of Adirondack Views [graphic
Catalog Number 1975.226.0001-0871
Call Number P031890-P061278
Object Name Photograph Collection
Date Between 1890 and 1920
Scope & Content Photographs in an album that came from Maitland DeSormo. Some of the subjects in the album are of the Adirondacks and were mostly taken near Number Four, NY and Raquette Lake, NY. Album may have originated from a demolished camp on Upper St. Regis Lake. Includes images of people participating in various outdoor activities and traveling. Other locations identified include Saranac Lake NY, Hunter NY, Virginia, Georgia (state), South Carolina, Scotland, England, Ireland, Monaco, Germany, France, Tunisia, Egypt, and Bermuda.


Copyrights Fair use copy permitted for research, study, or investigational purposes citing the Adirondack Museum. Any other use requires written permission.

Cite as: DeSormo Photograph Album of Adirondack Views, Adirondack Museum, Blue Mountain Lake, NY
Notes Collection title devised by cataloger based on donor's name.

There are captions in album, but many are extremely difficult to read due to fading. Some photographs are also heavily damaged.

Part of: Living with Wilderness: Enhancing Access to the AM Historic Photograph Collection (Council on Library and Information Resources Grant, 2015-2017)
People Dewey, William C.
Scott, Fred
Subjects Photographs
Lakes & ponds
Boats
Hiking
Camps
Men
Women
Parks
Dogs
Cabins
Carriages & coaches
Automobiles
Children
Girls
Boys
Fairs
Baseball
Golf
Castles & palaces
Steamships
Oceans
Cities & towns
Churches
Railroad stations
Hotels
Lean-tos
Fishing
Horseback riding
Group portraits
Military personnel
Tennis
Rivers
Sailboats
Field hockey
Soldiers
Picnics
Beaches
Deer
Deer hunting
Bear hunting
Bears