|Collection||Moss Lake Camp Photograph Collection [graphic]|
|Object Name||Photograph Collection|
|Date||between 1923 and 1970|
|Year Range from||1923|
|Year Range to||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.
Lakes & ponds
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
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)
de la Camara, Aimee