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Catalog Number RG4273.PH
Object Name Collection, Photograph
Collection Name RG4273 Eiseley, Loren C. (Loren Corey), 1907-1977
Title Loren C. (Loren Corey) Eiseley
Description 67 photographs; Loren Corey Eiseley was born in Lincoln, Nebraska, in 1907. He attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the University of Pennsylvania, where he continued to develop his interests in literature and anthropology. This collection consists mostly of photographs of Eiseley's ancestors. There are a few photographs of Eiseley, but most of the photographs are from the late 1800s and early 1900s, before and around the time of his birth.

The photographic prints in this collection consists of formal portraits of people related to Loren Eiseley. Many of the photographs are from the late 1800s and early 1900s. Included is a double-cased tintype of Eiseley's great-grandparents. There are a few photographs of Eiseley and others at an archaeological dig in Kansas.
Date 1878-1937
Date Range from 1878
Date Range to 1937
People Price Family
Corey Family
Eisley Family
Subjects Anthropology--Nebraska
Archaeology--Nebraska
Family--Nebraska
Search Terms Lincoln (Neb.)
Aurora (Neb.)
Fremont (Neb.)