Finding aid for the Virgil Corydon Taylor Photographs

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Taylor, Virgil Corydon
Title: Virgil Corydon Taylor Photographs
Dates: 1860-1964
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: Virgil Corydon Taylor (1838-1924) was a realtor, banker, and proprietor of V.C. Taylor & Son, a Cleveland, Ohio, real estate firm established in 1872. The collection consists of photographs, postcards, and negatives related to Virgil C. Taylor, his life, family, and friends.
PG Number PG 177
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English

Scope and Content

The Virgil Corydon Taylor Photographs, 1860-1964, consist of photographs, postcards, and negatives related to Virgil C. Taylor, his life, family, and friends.

The collection includes 85 black and white photographs that measure 8 x 10 inches and smaller. It also includes 27 black and white negatives that measure 5 x 7 inches and smaller.

Statement of Arrangement

The collection is arranged by subject.

Restrictions on Access


Related Material

The researcher should also consult MS 3408 Virgil Corydon Taylor Papers; and MS 3590 Alexander Bunts Family Papers.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


Taylor family -- Photograph collections.
Taylor, Virgil Corydon, 1838-1924 -- Photograph collections.

Preferred Citation

[Container ___, Folder ___ ] PG 177 Virgil Corydon Taylor Photographs, Western Reserve Historical Society, Cleveland, Ohio

Acquisition Information

These photographs were removed from MS 3408 Virgil Corydon Taylor Papers. Gift of Dr. Alexander T. Bunts in 1967.

Detailed Description of The Collection

Virgil Corydon Taylor Photographs 1860-1964

Box Folder
1 1 Individual portraits, Virgil C. Taylor dates vary
1 2 Group portraits, Virgil C. Taylor with family and/or friends dates vary
1 3 Portraits, Alex Sacket Taylor and Hector Taylor dates vary
1 4 Views, Virgil C. Taylor's residence on Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio dates vary
1 5 Views, former home of Hector Taylor, birthplace of Virgil C. Taylor dates vary
1 6 Views, East 63rd Street, Cleveland, Ohio, taken from the porch of the F. E. Bunts residence at 1821 East 63rd Street dates vary
1 7 Views, postcards of Sackets Harbour, New York dates vary
1 8 Views, Taylor family tombstones dates vary
1 9 Negatives dates vary