Photographs of Co. Durham and Durham city, taken or collected by Dr. C.W. Gibby (1902-1989). See under Arrangement for more information.
Gibby Photographic Prints
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Dr. Clifton William ('Jack') Gibby FSA lectured in chemistry at the University of Durham 1926-1967, but was best known for his wide knowledge of local history and other matters of antiquarian interest, on which he lectured widely.
The collection is arranged in 4 subject categories:
- CAST: Durham castle. (99 prints)
- CATH: Durham cathedral. (74 prints)
- CITY: Durham city, excluding castle and cathedral. (239 prints)
- COUN: Co. Durham, excluding Durham city. (30 prints)
Open for consultation.
Presented by Dr. Gibby's widow, Mrs Nellie Gibby, 1989.
Other Finding Aids
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to make any published use of material from the collection must be sought in advance from the Sub-Librarian, Special Collections (e-mail PG.Library@durham.ac.uk) and, where appropriate, from the copyright owner. The Library will assist where possible with identifying copyright owners, but responsibility for ensuring copyright clearance rests with the user of the material.