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Louis L. McAllister Photographs

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Louis L. McAllister photographed people and places near Burlington, Vermont for 60 years. He was born in Columbus, Nebraska on October 16, 1876, the son of Julius S. McAllister (born 1841 in Lincoln, VT) and Rosette Gould (born in Vermont in 1851). Julius McAllister worked as a photographer and dentist in Washington D.C., Bristol, Vermont and Columbus, Nebraska. Around 1895, Julius, his third wife Amy, and their children left Nebraska for the Union Soldiers’ Colony in Fitzgerald, Georgia. By 1900, Julius and Amy were divorced, and Amy and her stepson Louis were working as photographers in Thomasville, Georgia.

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Louis L. McAllister Photographs

Published:  November 19, 2007,  University of Vermont, Bailey/Howe Library, Special Collections

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Title:   School Groups - Unidentified

Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

Date:  1947-1948; 1947-1948

Resource type:   photographs

Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

Ca. 1947 photo of a group of school children and teachers, probably after a visit to the Fleming Museum at the University of Vt. Name of the school is unknown. See also mcalB17F23i01.

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    Title:   UVM - Class Reunions

    Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

    Date:  undated

    Resource type:   photographs

    Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

    Class of 1933 reunion group gathered in front of the Waterman Building at their 25th reunion. Photo appears in the July 1958 edition of the Vermont Alumni Quarterly. Photo #2.

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      Title:   UVM - Class Reunions

      Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

      Date:  undated

      Resource type:   photographs

      Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

      Class of 1908 gathered in front of Waterman Building at their 50th reunion. Photo appears in July, 1958 alumni quarterly. Men in front are holding a cake, a trophy cup, and wearing special caps (perhaps reminiscing about Kake Walk?). Photo #1?

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        Title:   UVM - Fleming Museum

        Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

        Date:  1951-1952

        Resource type:   photographs

        Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

        Several women in period costume on the main stairs of the Fleming Museum. Occasion must have been a theatrical production of some kind. Dated 1951 / 1952.

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          Title:   UVM - Fleming Museum

          Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

          Date:  1951-1952

          Resource type:   photographs

          Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

          Three women in period costume, presumably for an event at the Fleming Museum. Dated 1951 / 1952.

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            Title:   UVM - Fraternities - Sigma Nu

            Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

            Date:  1947

            Resource type:   photographs

            Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

            Gathering of Sigma Nu members outside the house (or "lodge," as listed in the city directory) at 57 [So.] Williams St., Burlington, Vt. The mix of ages suggests a reunion of alums and perhaps current members. A lone woman appears in the front row, center. Dated 1947 (1949?). Photo #1.

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              Title:   UVM - Fraternities - Sigma Nu

              Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

              Date:  1949

              Resource type:   photographs

              Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

              Gathering of Sigma Nu members outside the house (or "lodge," as listed in the city directory) at 57 [So.] Williams St., Burlington, Vt. The mix of ages suggests a reunion of alums and perhaps current members. A lone woman appears in the front row, center. Dated 1949. Photo #2.

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                Title:   UVM - Groups

                Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                Date:  1945

                Resource type:   photographs

                Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                1945 group photo of a large group of men and women (of all ages) assembled in front of Waterman Building on University of Vermont campus. Reunion? Photo #2.

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                  Title:   UVM - Groups

                  Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                  Date:  1945

                  Resource type:   photographs

                  Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                  1945 photo of a group of mostly women (three men seen) assembled on the steps of the Waterman Building on the University of Vermont campus. Photo #4.

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                    Title:   UVM - Groups

                    Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                    Date:  1957-1958

                    Resource type:   photographs

                    Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                    1957 or 1958 photo of a group of mostly men (five nuns and one other woman seen) assembled on the steps of the Billings Library on the University of Vermont campus. Photo #1.

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                      Title:   UVM - Groups

                      Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                      Date:  1957-1958

                      Resource type:   photographs

                      Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                      1957 or 1958 photo of a group of mostly men (five nuns and one other woman seen) assembled on the steps of the Billings Library on the University of Vermont campus.

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                        Title:   UVM - Groups

                        Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                        Date:  1945

                        Resource type:   photographs

                        Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                        1945 group photo of a large group of men and women (of all ages) assembled in front of Waterman Building on University of Vermont campus. Reunion? Photo #3.

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                          Title:   UVM - Groups

                          Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                          Date:  1945

                          Resource type:   photographs

                          Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                          1945 group photo of a large group of men and women (of all ages) assembled in front of Waterman Building on University of Vermont campus. Reunion? Photo #1??

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                            Title:   UVM - Groups

                            Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                            Date:  1945

                            Resource type:   photographs

                            Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                            1945 photo of men and women of varying ages assembled outside on the steps of Waterman Building on the University of Vermont campus in Burlington, Vt. Photo #6.

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                              Title:   UVM - Groups

                              Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                              Date:  1949-1950

                              Resource type:   photographs

                              Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                              1949 or 1950 photo of a small group of men and women sitting on graduation bleachers in front of Waterman. View behind them is the University of Vermont green and buildings on University Row including Williams Science Hall.

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                                Title:   UVM - Groups

                                Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                                Date:  1951

                                Resource type:   photographs

                                Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                                1951 photo of the UVM Newman Club, which today is known as the Catholic Center at UVM. Newman Clubs (named after John Henry Cardinal Newman) provided spiritual guidance and social activities to Catholic students at secular colleges. At the time of this photo, which appears in the 1953 Ariel (UVM yearbook), the home of the Newman Club was at 118 Pearl St. The priest pictured here is Fr. William R. Mulligan. Seated next to him is faculty adviser Catherine F. Nulty, a professor in the UVM Education department. Photo #45.

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                                  Title:   UVM - Groups

                                  Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                                  Date:  1951

                                  Resource type:   photographs

                                  Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                                  1951 photo of mostly men with five nuns and one other woman assembled outside of the steps of Billings Library on the University of Vermont campus. Photo #11.

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                                    Title:   UVM - Groups

                                    Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                                    Date:  1945

                                    Resource type:   photographs

                                    Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                                    1945 group photo of a large group of men and women (of all ages) assembled in front of Waterman Building on University of Vermont campus. Reunion? Photo #5.

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                                      Title:   UVM - Medical Staff

                                      Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                                      Date:  1957

                                      Resource type:   photographs

                                      Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                                      1957 group portrait of University of Vermont medical staff. Photo #2.

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                                        Title:   UVM Groups

                                        Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                                        Date:  undated

                                        Resource type:   photographs

                                        Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                                        A large group of men and women (including nuns and one clergyman) assemble on the steps of Billings Library on the University of Vermont campus. This could be a class reunion or perhaps a teachers' conference held at UVM.

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                                          Title:   UVM Groups

                                          Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                                          Date:  undated

                                          Resource type:   photographs

                                          Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                                          A large group of men and women (including nuns and one clergyman) assemble on the steps of Billings Library on the University of Vermont campus. This could be a class reunion or perhaps a teachers' conference held at UVM (duplicate of mcalA18F11i08).

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                                            Title:   UVM Groups

                                            Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                                            Date:  undated

                                            Resource type:   photographs

                                            Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                                            Large group of men and women in front of 481 Main St., the office then of the Vermont Agricultural Extension Service (now Classics and Religion). A cold day with snow on the ground and everyone in overcoats. Most women have fur collars; most men are wearing fedoras. Occasion, status of group, and photo date are unknown.

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                                              Title:   UVM Groups

                                              Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                                              Date:  undated

                                              Resource type:   photographs

                                              Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                                              Two groups of men and women assembled on the steps of the west side of Burlington City Hall. All are dressed for cold weather. The group in the foreground looks well-to-do. Three men are wearing military uniforms, so it may date from the early 1940s. The UVM connection is unknown but very likely an alumni gathering.

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                                                Title:   UVM Groups

                                                Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                                                Date:  undated

                                                Resource type:   photographs

                                                Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                                                Group portrait outside on the steps of John Dewey Hall (UVM College of Medicine). All men except for one woman.

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                                                  Title:   UVM Groups

                                                  Creator:  McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

                                                  Date:  undated

                                                  Resource type:   photographs

                                                  Resource type:   black-and-white photographs

                                                  Large assembly, perhaps a commencement gathering, in the campus gymnasium, which is now the Royall Tyler Theatre (identified by the large arched windows facing south). Event and date of photo unknown, but ladies hat styles have a decidedly late 1920s-early 1930s look.

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