Manuscript Collection

Authors

Joe Azer

Files

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Identifier

Accession 792

Inclusive Dates

Early 1900s-1970s

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

17,000 pieces, 8.50 linear feet

Language

English;

Historical Note

Joe Azer was a citizen of Rock Hill, SC and an avid photographer.

Scope and Content Note

The Joe Azer Photograph Collection consists of more than 6500 photographs taken by Joe Azer, Rock Hill, South Carolina photographer. Included are photographs of beauty pageants, parades, women, families, fashion, local history, Winthrop students and events such as May Day, public school events, plays, sports, weddings, and Azer’s family. These photographs were taken in York, Chester, Lancaster, Cherokee, Kershaw, Chesterfield, Horry and other South Carolina counties. Also included are negatives, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, photograph albums, and photographic equipment, and photographs arranged by subject.

Provenance

The photograph collection of Mr. Joe Azer was deposited with the Winthrop University Archives on April 3, 1992 by Mrs. Martha London.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Joe Azer Photograph Collection - Accession 792

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