Leon Pescheret collection
Scope and Contents
The Leon Pescheret Collection contains photographic materials and equipment of Leon Pescheret (1892-1971), artist and stereo photographer. Includes six cases of stereo slides and one stereo projector. Box ones contains a Stereo Realist Slide Viewer with unopened rolls of Ilford FP4-120 panchromatic film and stereo slides. Boxes 2-6 house stereo slides within cases, while box seven has a Stereo Vivid Projector in it.
- circa 1950-1960
- Pescheret, Leon R. (Person)
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Leon R. Pescheret was born in London, England in 1892 and immigrated to the United States in 1910 where he studied interior design at the Art Institute of Chicago. After continuing his education at the Royal College of Engraving he moved to Wisconsin and opened an etching studio. In 1967 he relocated to Tucson, Arizona where he died in 1971.
7 Boxes (6 linear feet)
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- License: This record is made available under an Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International Creative Commons license.
Photographic materials and equipment of Leon Pescheret (1892 -1971), artist and stereo photographer. Includes six cases of stereo slides and one stereo projector. The collection is inactive.
The Collection is arranged into the following series:
- Series 1: Equipment (Boxes 1, 7)
- Series 2: Case with stereo slides (Boxes 2-6)
Gift of the University of Arizona Art Department Slide Collection in 1989.
Finding aid updated by Meghan Jordan in May 2016.
- Leon Pescheret Collection circa 1950-1960
- Finding aid created by Lenox Wiese
- © 2016
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