General Electric College Quiz Bowl television broadcast--Barnard College team, Notre Dame University, South Bend, Indiana, March 15, 1959. Photo Courtesy of Barnard College Archives
The Barnard College Archives Photograph Collection is being digitized and is growing every day. In it you can see images from the 1890's to today. The digitized collection spans a wide variety of subjects including: Academic Classes, Buildings and Grounds, Class Portraits, Student Life and Organizations. You can also find Events like graduation ceremonies, formal dances, student protests and performances. A sampling of digitized images from the Barnard College Archives Photographic Collection are on display throughout our website.
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Digitized archival photographs are accessable for research puproses. We have indicated what we know about copyright and rights of privacy. Due to the nature of archival collections, we are not always able to identify this information. We are eager to hear from any rights holders, so that we may provide accurate information. When a rights issue needs to be addressed, upon request we'll remove the material from public view while we look into the matter.