Special Collections and Archives

Jack Davis photographs of Kent, Ohio

Special Collections and Archives

Jack Davis photographs of Kent, Ohio

Jack Davis, Photographs of Kent, Ohio, May, 1971

Finding Aid

Prepared by Dyani Scheuerman, March 18, 2003; revised August 2005
1 slim document case, .16 cubic foot, 11th floor


Scope and Content: This collection consists of photographs taken by Jack Davis in May, 1971. The pictures include views of property in Kent in the path of a planned bridge and bypass around Kent.

Processing Information: Captions have been supplied by Special Collections and Archives staff. Please inform us if you believe there are any caption errors or if you can provide information on unidentified buildings and locations.


Box 1
Folder -- Contents

  1. Photograph: Kent dam
  2. Photograph: Former 'John Brown Tannery' building; parking lot and access to Riveredge Park is now located at this site, off the southwest side of the Stow St. bridge
  3. Photograph: Unidentified houses
  4. Photograph: Railroad crossing and bridge, Summit St.
  5. Photograph: Unidentified house
  6. Photograph: Intersection of W. Summit and Franklin
  7. Photograph: Unidentified house
  8. Photograph: Fred Fuller Park, Stow St. sign visible
  9. Photograph: Summit St.
  10. Photograph: Summit St. railroad tracks
  11. Photograph: Unidentified house
  12. Photograph: Summit St. railroad tracks
  13. Photograph: Stow St.
  14. Photograph: Summit St. between the former B & O railroad and former Erie railroad tracks
  15. Photograph: Unidentified house
  16. Photograph: Unidentified house
  17. Photograph: Corner of Franklin and W. College
  18. Photograph: Unidentified building
  19. Photograph: Unidentified building; possibly a stop on the Underground Railroad in the 1800s