Collection ASM0636 - Richard B. Hoit Photograph collection

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Richard B. Hoit Photograph collection


  • 1834-1973 (Creation)
  • 1834-1973 (Creation)


4 Boxes

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Photographer Richard Hoit came to Miami in 1914 when he was 27. Already an experienced movie and aerial photographer, his collection of photographs includes landscapes from diverse regions including Massachusetts, Vermont and Florida in the United States. In addition, Hoit traveled extensively in South America in the early nineteen hundreds. The images resulting from these travels are of people and scenery from Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico and Peru. Finally, the Richard Hoit Collection contains Hoit family photographs that span the period 1834 through 1973.

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This collection is open for research.

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Richard B. Hoit Photograph Collection Finding Aid © 2009 University of Miami. All rights reserved. Requests to reproduce or publish materials from this collection should be directed to

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  • English

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Selected materials from this collection have been digitized.

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See also Florida Photograph Collection (ASM0300), and Michael L. Carlebach Photography Collection (ASM0530).

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May 18, 2018 3:50 PM

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