Museum Homepage

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Item or Series Title Ralph C. Sweeney Family Collection
Catalog Number 2014-05-003
Description This collection is made up almost entirely of photographs, particularly Ralph Sweeney's personal albums of travel both with the United States military and on his own for leisure. Many of his relatives are represented in the photo collections as well. The majority of the collection was salvaged from the Sweeney family home at 316 North Butler Street in Lansing after it was sold and had been vacated in 1991; the remainder, a small group of Sweeney, Crissman, and other unidentified photographs, was part of the David Caterino estate gift to the Forest Parke Library & Archives.
Old ID Number 91.13
Collection Title Ralph C. Sweeney Family Collection
Creator Sweeney, Ralph C.
Dates of Creation 1910-1979
Year Range from 1910
Year Range to 1979
Physical Characteristics Many of the photo albums involve adhesives which have degraded so photographs are often loose.
Object Name Fonds
Copyright Information Capital Area District Libraries makes no representation that it is the owner of the copyright in any published material. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain permission to publish from the owner of the copyright.
People and Organizations Sweeney, Ralph C.
Search Terms Travel
Photographs
Photograph albums
Family history
Containers Souvenir postcard book from Algeria
Sweeney family tree and obituaries
Photographs of or including Ralph C. Sweeney
Photographs of Willard "Bill" and Wally Sweeney
Photographs of Ralph's grandchildren Heidi and Billy Sweeney
Photographs of unidentified relatives (1 of 2)
Photographs of unidentified relatives (2 of 2)
Photographs of Willard G. Sweeney (Ralph's brother)
Photographs of family/property at Higgins Lake
Photographs of miscellaneous residences and interiors
Willard N. Sweeney Masons membership certificate
Miscellaneous documents
Ralph C. Sweeney Photo Album
Ralph C. Sweeney Photo Album
Sweeney Family Photo Album
Sweeney Family Photo Album
Ralph C. Sweeney Photo Album
Ralph C. Sweeney Photo Album
Ralph C. Sweeney Photo Album
Ralph C. Sweeney Photo Album
Ralph C. Sweeney Photo Album
Small box of Kodak color slides
Small green photo album Heidi Sue and Billy Sweeney
32 plastic cases of snapshots and slides
Small brown family photo album
Small pink family photo album- Heidi Sweeney's wedding
67 envelopes of prints and slides (most from Lansing area photo labs)
Sweeney family photos
Crissman family photos
Unidentified photos
Letter to Loretta Sweeney