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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents Note

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Slides

The Benson Latin American Collection

Warren D. Kress Slide Collection



Descriptive Summary

Creator Kress, Warren D.
Title Warren D. Kress Slide Collection
Dates: 1957-1983
Abstract Collection of photographic slides of travel in Mexico and the Caribbean.
Accession No. 2002-19
OCLC Record No. N/A
Extent 764 slides
Language English
Repository Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Warren D. Kress was born in St. Paul, Minnesota. He served as a military government officer in Europe during World War II, and remained in the U.S. Army Reserve until 1964, attaining the rank of Major. Kress received his bachelor's degree in International Relations (1946) and Ph.D. in Geography (1962) from the University of Minnesota. He was professor of Geography at North Dakota State University from 1957 until his retirement in 1991. Dr. Kress died 23 August 2001 at the age of 80.

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Scope and Contents Note

764 photographic slides of travel in Mexico--especially northern Mexico and the D.F.--and the Caribbean, including Aruba, Dominican Republic, Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico. The slides are from the teaching collection of Dr. Warren D. Kress of North Dakota State University. The collection is currently unprocessed; no item description is available.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.

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Index Terms

The Warren D. Kress Slide Collection is classified under the following Subject Headings in the University of Texas Libraries catalog:
Mexico--Description and travel--Photographs
Caribbean Area--Description and travel--Photographs
Document Types
Slides (Photographs)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Warren D. Kress Slide Collection, Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, the University of Texas at Austin.

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Box and Folder Inventory

 

Slides

No item description of the collection is currently available.
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1 764 slides of Mexico and the Caribbean, 1957-1983

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