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Collection Moss Lake Camp Photograph Collection [graphic]
Catalog Number 1980.015.0018-1867
Call Number P043050-P044491
Object Name Photograph Collection
Date between 1923 and 1970
Extent of Description 1,411 photographs : 11 albums and individual prints ; gelatin silver prints, black and white
Scope & Content Photographs taken at Moss Lake Camp, a girls camp that was owned and operated by George H. Longstaff from 1923 until 1972. The camp was located on Moss Lake near Eagle Bay, NY. Images are of campers, counselors, and instructors engaged in various activities. Most activities were athletic in nature and included horseback riding, tennis, archery, swimming, canoeing, dance, fencing, and sailing. There are also many group portraits of the campers and staff.

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

Cite as: Moss Lake Camp Photograph Collection, Adirondack Museum, Blue Mountain Lake, NY
Notes Collection title devised by cataloger based on the 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 Harding, Paul
DeGroat, Harold
Aiken, Margie
O'Neill, Pat
Elmore, Susan
de la Camara, Aimee
Shiskin, Nicholas
Selihoff, Alexis
Selihoff, Theodore
Jennison, Sally
Brush, Andrew
Carney, Melissa
Subjects Photographs
Camps
Horseback riding
Swimming
Tennis
Archery
Fencing
Sailing
Dance
Canoeing
Women
Girls
Men
Ballet
Performances
Diving
Portrait photographs
Volleyball
Hiking
Horses
Horse shows
Shooting
Lakes & ponds
Theatrical productions