Louis Agassiz Fuertes Papers-Digital Collections Inventory

Commission on Preservation and Access

Council on Library Resources

Commission on Preservation and Access

Digital Collections Inventory Report

Preliminary Results

By Patricia A. McClung
February 1996

Louis Agassiz Fuertes Papers: Cornell University

This project is scanning 2000 items, primarily artwork, but also including a small number of manuscripts (letters and expedition journals) from the Fuertes collection (subject=ornithology). The total collection contains 16 cubic feet. The project is experimenting with Kodak Photo CD technology.

Contact: Tom Hickerson, hth2@cornell.edu; 607/255-3530 (an on line exhibit is available at: http://rmc-www.library.cornell.edu).

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