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George H. Conger photograph collection

Identifier: MSS 418

Scope and Contents

The collection comprises 7 boxes of male nude photos collected and donated by George H. Conger of Ann Arbor and Holland, Michigan. Photographs are representative of several different studios and geographic origins. Box 7 consists of correspondence, oversized pictures, and miscellaneous materials. The photographs are primarily from the 1950s and the early 1960s.


  • Creation: approximately 1950-1960

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

The material is stored offsite in Remote Storage. Please contact Special Collections 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the authors of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. For photocopy and duplication requests, please contact the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries.


2.3 Linear Feet (7 boxes.) ; Boxes 1-6: 22 x 13 x 31.5 cm; Box 7: 26 x 13 x 39 cm

Language of Materials



Arranged alphabetically by studio name with correspondence, oversize, and miscellaneous materials in box 7.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Collection is the gift of George H. Conger of Ann Arbor and Holland, Michigan.

Processing Information

Processed by Edward R. Barton in January 2014.

Finding Aid for the George H. Conger photograph collection
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Finding aid prepared by Edward R. Barton, PhD.
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Repository Details

Part of the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections Repository

MSU Libraries
366 W. Circle Drive
East Lansing MI 48823 USA