William Devol Dobkins Photograph Collection, circa 1879-1968, bulk 1892-1920 (R1279)

0.5 cubic foot (6 folders, 92 photographs)

 Finding Aid

The William Devol Dobkins Photograph Collection contains ninety-two photographs, consisting primarily of contact prints from the original glass-plate negatives. Of these, at least eighty are attributed to William “Will” Devol Dobkins. The majority of these images were shot between 1892 and 1920. They show outdoor views of life in and around Crawford County, Missouri.