Collection of J. B. Jackson Pictorial Materials from Various Sources
Scope and Content
Series 1: The Paul Groth collection of J. B. Jackson American slides
This series consists of 3,300 slides used by Jackson to teach the course "History of American Cultural Landscape" at Berkeley. The overall organization of the Groth teaching slides went from broad to specific following Jackson’s own organization. The slides are organized in ten groups.
Series 2: The Marc Treib collection of J. B. Jackson European slides
This series consists of 500 slides used by Jackson to teach the course "Studies of European Landscape" at U.C. Berkeley from the 1960s to 1980s.
Series 3: The Chris Wilson collection of J. B. Jackson American slides
This series consists of slides used by J.B. Jackson and Chris Wilson. Many are part of Jackson's set given to Paul Groth, Series 1.
Series 4: Unprocessed Materials
This series consists of two boxes of unprocessed materials from various sources.
- Majority of material found within 1960s-1980s
Language of Materials
Duplication of print and photographic material is allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for copyright compliance. For more information see the Photographs and Images Research Guide and contact the Pictorial Archivist.
Paul Groth, a Ph.D. student in the department of Landscape Architecture at UC Berkeley, worked as a teaching assistant for J. B. Jackson. Groth remained a colleague and friend of Jackson’s for the remainder of Jackson’s life. After Jackson’s death, Groth donated about the 3,300 item collection of slide images used by Jackson to teach the course “History of American Cultural Landscape” at Berkeley.
This series of European slides was compiled by J. B. Jackson and donated by Marc Treib, a Professor of Architecture at UC Berkeley. After Jackson’s retirement from Berkeley, Jackson gave his European slide collection which he used to teach the course “Studies of European Landscape” at Berkeley, from the 1960s-1980s to Treib, who worked for Jackson as a graduate assistant. In 2009, Dr. Treib donated the image collection to the CSWR. Professor Treib is the author of Sanctuaries of Spanish New Mexico and several other books.
This series of American slides was compiled by J. B. Jackson and donated by Chris Wilson.
5 Cubic Feet (7 boxes) : 3,800 slides, plus uncounted material
Images available online
- Finding Aid of the Collection of J. B. Jackson Pictorial Materials from Various Sources, 1940-1990
- Audra Bellmore
- © 2013
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- Finding aid is in English
- November 2016: Revised by Maxine Marks
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