News-Gazette Negatives (Digital Surrogates) | University of Illinois Archives
4"x 5" and 3.5"x 4.5" negatives of photographs taken for the Champaign-Urbana News-Gazette including public events, sports, celebrities, natural disasters, social interest photographs, buildings, Champaign-Urbana activities and the University of Illinois. The series includes chronological listings of photographs taken from March 1, 1950, to December 31, 1966, showing date, subject and photographer. Negatives for the September 25, 1960, to January 3, 1962, period were destroyed by fire. The Champaign County Historical Archives at the Urbana Free Library have the January 1974 to February 1992 negatives.
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Champaign County, Illinois
University of Illinois