Jean Herring Loomis Frame Collection

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Frame, Jean Herring Loomis
Jean Herring Loomis Frame collection
circa 1919-1922
0.1 Cubic feet , 2 folders

Preferred Citation

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Biographical Note

Jean Herring Loomis Frame is the mother of Dr. J. Sutherland Frame, a professor of Math at Michigan State University.

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Scope and Contents note

The Jean Herring Loomis Frame collection consists of photographs from a trip she took to Japan and Asia circa 1919-1922. The photos of Japan are primarily of Nikko with a few of Kyoto. Some of the photographs are identified and include Miyajima Gate, Yomeimon Great Gate, Ieyasu Temple, Shinobadzu Pond at Uyeno, Bronze Gate and Tomb of Ieyasu, Karmon Gate, Yasaka Pagoda at Kyoto, Daibatsu at Kamakura, Karamon Ieyasu Temple, Mount Fuji, Kiyomidzu Temple in Kyoto, and Nagoya Castle. Other images include street scenes and temples. There is also a souvenir booklet with photographs of Mount Fuji. There are unidentified photographs as well that are possibly from other areas of Asia.

Other photographs include Egypt, and images from Israel and Palestine including a synagogue in Jerusalem, the Sea of Galilee, a street scene, and shepherds.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections August 2006

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824

Revision Description

  March 2014

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University Property Rights: Michigan State University

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials

See also J. Sutherland Frame papers (UA 17.142) and Emily Frame collection (c.00593).

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Controlled Access Headings


  • Photographs

Geographic Name(s)

  • Asia -- Description and travel
  • Egypt -- Description and travel
  • Israel -- Description and travel
  • Japan -- Description and travel
  • Jerusalem
  • Kyoto (Japan)
  • Nikkō-shi (Japan)
  • Palestine -- Description and travel

Personal Name(s)

  • Frame, James Sutherland, 1907-

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Collection Inventory


Photographs of Asia Undated 


Photographs of Japan Undated 


Souvenir book - Views of Mount Fuji 1905 


Photographs of Egypt circa 1920 


Photographs of Israel and Palestine circa 1920 


Pali Pass Honolulu