|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Sheppard, J. Davis, 1921-1999.|
|Title:||J. Davis Sheppard gelatin dry plate negatives and photographs|
|Extent:||0.35 cubic feet (1 box, 7 folders)|
No biographical information is available.
This collection consists of 20 gelatin dry glass plate negatives and 6 photographs (4 of which were copied from the negatives). Items 1-20 are scanned printouts of the glass negatives. Items 21-22 are photographs and are kept with the scans. The images include exterior and interior views of unidentified and identified buildings, parks, an asphalt roller, bridges, a buggy, railway yard, sawmill, and images of the French Broad River (N.C.). There are two images of a plantation that has been identified as Deptford Plantation (Chatham County, Ga.). The identity of the photographer is unknown, and the majority of the images are unidentified.
Glass plate negatives are restricted from patron use.
Material was acquired from collector.
[item identification], J. Davis Sheppard gelatin dry plate negatives and photographs, MS 1669, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Gift of J. Davis Sheppard, 1987.
Collection is open for research.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
|1||Images 1-2: Agriculture, plantations. Deptford Plantation|
|1||Images 3-6: Buildings, unidentified|
|1||Image 7: Dwellings, identified. Hazzard Residence, Asheville (N.C.)|
|1||Image 8: Dwellings, interior, identified. Baldwin-Sheppard Home Reception Hall, 225 E. Hall St., Savannah (Ga.). With accompanying photograph|
|1||Images 9-10: Dwellings, interiors, unidentified|
|1||Images 11-12: Dwellings, unidentified|
|1||Images 13-14: Geographical locations. Unidentified parks|
|1||Image 15: Machinery. Asphalt roller. With accompanying photograph|
|1||Images 16-17: Transportation, bridges. Unidentified bridge|
|1||Image 18: Transportation, carts and buggies. Horse and carriage, with three unidentified people. With accompanying photograph|
|1||Image 19: Transportation, railroads. Unidentified railway yard|
|1||Image 20: Transportation, rivers. French Broad River (N.C.)|
|2||Image 21: Industry, lumber. Unidentified sawmill|
|2||Image 22: Transportation, rivers. River (French Broad River?) and town|