Thomas Shrock Lindsay oral history
Scope and Contents
Lindsay talks about his great-uncle, photographer Louis Charles McClure; Lindsay recalls McClure's studio, darkroom, cameras, photographic apparatus, chemicals, his cooking abilities and spending Christmas day at his house.
- Lindsay, Thomas Shrock1918-2009. (Person)
- Jones, William C., 1937- (Person)
- Lindsay, Thomas Schrock, 1918-2009, (Person)
- Collaborative Digitization Project (Denver, Colo.) (Organization)
Language of Materials
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.
Conditions Governing Access
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Biographical / Historical
Lindsay was the great-nephew of Louis Charles McClure (1867-1957), landscape, cityscape and commercial photographer in Colorado. McClure studied with William H. Jackson. Over 4000 glass plate negatives and prints by McClure were donated to the Denver Public Library Western History Department.
1 sound cassettes
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Thomas Shrock Lindsay, 1983.
For digitized images of the photographer's work, search: http://digital.denverlibrary.org/
Audio files digitized through the Collaborative Digitization Project, Denver, Colorado.
Participant or Performer Note
Interviewed by William C. Jones.
- Lindsay, Thomas Shrock, 1918-2009 -- Interviews.
- McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957 -- Biography.
- Oral histories (document genres) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Photographers -- Colorado -- 20th century -- History. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Photography. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Sound recordings Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Finding Aid for the Thomas Shrock Lindsay oral history[sound recording]
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