Al Richards Travel Collection
Scope and Contents
The collection includes biographical information, manuscripts of travel memoirs, photographs, negatives, slides, maps, journal entries, and notes.
- Creation: 1953-1961
- Richards, Al (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
The copyright interests in some or all of these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creator(s) of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of archival collections is such that multiple creators are often applicable and copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. In any case, the user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, obtaining publication rights and copyright infringement. When requesting images from Special Collections & University Archives for publication, we require a signed agreement waiving San Diego State University of any liability in the event of a copyright violation.
Al Richards, a real estate salesman from San Bernardino county, traveled extensively throughout the world during the 1950s. Upon returning from his travels, Richards would lecture, show slides, and write stories about his experiences.
2.50 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
Series I: Manuscripts and Tour-Related Materials
Series II: Photographic Materials
Source of Acquisition
Al Richards Estate
- Al Richards Travel Collection
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