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Photographs

Scope and Content:

The photographs series contains images relative to the other series of our archive; they are divided along a similar structure as the rest of the archive series.

Specifically, it is divided into subseries such as Administrative Records, Biographical, Buildings and Albums. For more information about the first three, please see their collection pages in the finding aid. The Albums  subseries contains a number of photo albums created in commemoration of particular special occasions in the history of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel.

 

Extent:

Photographs\Hanging Files: 4 linear ft. or 2 drawers
Photographs\Oversize Boxes: 1.6 linear ft. or 1 box.

 

Subjects:

Architecturepartiesinterior decorations
PoliticiansEntertainershotels (public accommodations)
dinners and dining

 

Materials:

black-and-white negatives
color negatives
contact sheets
black-and-white photographs
color photographs