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Collection John Champney Photograph Collection [graphic]
Catalog Number 1982.055.0001-0016
Call Number P047769-P047781
Object Name Photograph Collection
Date between 1890 and 1920
Extent of Description 16 photographs : gelatin silver prints, black and white
Scope & Content Photographs given by Hilda Champney that feature various Adirondack locations and her father, John H. Champney. John Champney was an Adirondack "stickman" who made rustic furniture in the early 1900s. He lived in the hamlet of Moody near Tupper Lake, and was a caretaker and guide for John Sprague at his camp near Moody from 1912 to 1917.
Copyrights Fair use copy permitted for research, study, or investigational purposes citing the Adirondack Museum. Any other use requires written permission.

Cite as: John Champney Photograph Collection, Adirondack Museum, Blue Mountain Lake, NY
Notes Collection title devised by cataloger, based on subject material.

Part of: Living with Wilderness: Enhancing Access to the AM Historic Photograph Collection (Council on Library and Information Resources Grant, 2015-2017)
People Champney, John H.
Knapp, Fred C.
Subjects Photographs
Hunting
Camping
Rustic furniture
Boats
Men
Lakes & ponds
Children
Lean-tos
Steamboats
Women
Grocers
Postmasters