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Bixby Family Photographs

An inventory of the photographs at the Syracuse University Archives

Finding aid created by: Ari Spatola
Date: May 2019


The Bixby family were alumni of Syracuse University. David W. Bixby (1922-2015) graduated in 1949 with a degree in Chemical Engineering, attending Syracuse University on the G.I. Bill. David's father, Harry W. Bixby (1887-1959) graduated in 1913 with a Bachelor's of Science and was a part of the Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity. Harry then worked as a salesman for the Lourks Real Estate Agency until he retired in 1952.

Scope and Content Note

The Bixby Family Photographs consists of 18 black and white photographs of Syracuse University buildings. The buildings include Lyman Hall, College of Law, L.C. Smith College, the Women's Gym, Haven Hall, Chemistry Building, Steele Hall, Hall of Languages, Crouse College, Carnegie Library, Sims Hall, and the Orange Publishing Company.


Access Restrictions:

Please note that the collection is housed off-site, and advance notice is required to allow time to have the materials brought to the Reading Room on campus.

Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from the Syracuse University Archives and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

Related Material

The Syracuse University Archives has a clipping file on Harry W. Bixby.

Selected Search Terms


Bixby family.
Bixby, David W.
Syracuse University -- History.
Syracuse University.


College campuses.
Higher education.

Types of Material


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Bixby Family Photographs,
University Archives,
Special Collections Research Center
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Charlotte B. Hubbard donated the Bixby Family Photographs in 2016.

Processing Information

Photographs were placed in protective sleeves and an acid free folder.


Collection remains in its original order.

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