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1.1. Photographic prints

Identifier: SPC.00012.01.01
Don Meacham Photography Collection, 1934-1985. 1.1. Photographic Prints (SPC.00012.01.01)
Don Meacham Photography Collection, 1934-1985. 1.1. Photographic Prints (SPC.00012.01.01)

Scope and Contents

From the Series:


  • Creation: 1934-1985


Language of Materials

From the Collection:

Materials of printed commercial examples and of handwritten notes are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is partially processed. Most of the photographs and printed examples of commercial works (series 1 and 1.2) are available online through link. Please contact the Sonoma County History and Genealogy Library for access to originals; for contact info and current hours, see link

Conditions Governing Use

Series does not circulate and is © Estate of Don Meacham;The Sonoma County Library makes no assertions as to ownership of any original copyrights to digitized work and can claim only physical ownership of the works described in these records. However, these materials are intended for Personal or Research use only. Any other kind of use, including, but not limited to commercial or scholarly publication in any medium or format, public exhibition, or use online or in a web site, are subject to the restrictions by copyright holder. USERS ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for determining the existence of such rights and for obtaining any permissions and/or paying associated fees necessary for the proposed use. Preferred credit line is: Courtesy, the Sonoma County Library.


From the Collection: 5600 Sheets (Approximately 5600 sheets (96 linear feet) of photographic prints, printed on 8 in. by 8 in. or 8 in. by 10 in. paper from 2.5 in. x 2.5 in medium format negatives; in sleeves.) : photographic prints ; 8 in. x 10 in.

From the Collection: 7 Boxes (Seven letter document boxes, containing approximately 350 envelopes, each holding 2-10 photographic proof prints and corresponding negatives (approximately 2000 images, total). Contact prints and proofs are in original paper envelopes.) : 7 letter document boxes (approximately 2000 photographic proof prints; photographic negatives) ; 12.5 in. x 5 in. x 10.25 in.

From the Collection: 1 Boxes (1 box of commercial work examples (offprints, brochures, and excerpts)) : 1 letter document box (66 items) ; 12.5 in. x 2.5 in. x 10.25 in.

From the Collection: 5200 Sheets (Approximately 5200 medium format photographic negatives in sleeves) : Approximately 5200 sheets ; 2.5 in. by 2.5 in.


This series consists of photographss shot by Don Meacham in the course of his work as a commercial photographer between 1943 and 1984 (with some additional materials dated between 1934 and 1942). The corresponding negatives can be found under the same numbers in series SPC.00012.01.02.


Prints are interfiled with the general Sonoma County Library Photograph Collection; item numbers assigned in the accession sequence for the general collection.

Physical Location

Materials are located offsite.

Related Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library Repository

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