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Scope of Collection

Presented here are selected images from a collection of 379 glass negatives taken by Charles Sylvester Piersaull between 1890 and 1900, of Hyde Park scenes, people, family groups, buildings, etc. The negatives were found in the basement of one of Mr. Albert Zepf's buildings in Hyde Park, and were presented to the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library by his daughter, Miss Celia Zepf, January 23, 1943.