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S.J. McKee Archives

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Comment on Photos

You now have the ability to comment on any photo your search finds. The Archives would like your assistance in identifying people, places, photographers and events in the photographs in our collection.

Archives Main Database

The Archives Main Catalogue contains descriptions of accessioned archival records, including the archival references required to identify and locate specific records in our holdings.

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Within search boxes:

  • Search terms are automatically joined by 'and'
    (wheat elevator finds wheat and elevator)
  • Use / for OR
    (wheat / elevator)
  • Use ! for NOT
    (wheat! elevator)
  • Use " " to search for a phrase
    (e.g. "train engine")
  • In the Keyword search truncation is automatic
    (e.g. elevat finds
    elevated, etc.)

Special Characters:

  • Use * to truncate
    (e.g. rail* finds
    railway, etc.)
  • Use >, <, >=, <= for greater or less than
    (e.g. <= 1999 finds dates earlier than 1999 inclusive)
  • Use : to search a range
    (e.g. 1999:2003, example:sample)

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Last updated August 31, 2010.