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Ian Hessenberg Papers

An inventory of his papers at the Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives at Syracuse University

Summary

Creator: Hessenberg, Ian
Title: Ian Hessenberg Papers
Dates: 1988-2008
Size: 3 folders
Abstract: The Ian Hessenberg Papers contain materials related to Ian Hessenberg's experience as an adjunct professor of photography at the Syracuse London Center at the time of the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103. Hessenberg taught five of the 35 Syracuse students killed in the bombing: Kenneth Bissett, Steven Boland, Timothy Cardwell, Wendy Lincoln, and Richard Monetti.
Language: English
Repository: Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Ave., Suite 600
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010
http://archives.syr.edu/panam/

Biography

Photograph of Ian Hessenberg

Ian Hessenberg was an adjunct professor of photography at the Syracuse London Center in 1988. Five of the students who were killed in the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 had been in his class. He had taught Kenneth Bissett, Steven Boland, Timothy Cardwell, Wendy Lincoln, and Richard Monetti.

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Scope and Content Note

The Ian Hessenberg Papers contain materials related to Ian Hessenberg's experience as an adjunct professor at the Syracuse London Center at the time of the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103. Hessenberg taught five of the 35 Syracuse students killed in the bombing. Collection materials include photographs of the five students from Hessenberg's class, an open letter to the families of those five students, and clippings from the time of the bombing. The collection is divided into three series: Clippings, Correspondence, and Photographs. The Correspondence series contains Hessenberg's open letter about the students he lost, as well as incoming correspondence from the Bissett, Boland, and Cardwell families. The Photographs series contains images of each of the students from Hessenberg's class that were killed in the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103.

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Alternative Formats

Selected photographs from this collection are also available as digital files. Please contact the archivist for further information on accessing the materials.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

There are no access restrictions for this collection.

Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from the Pan Am Flight 103 Archives and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Related Material

The Pan Am Flight 103 Archives contains additional materials and information related to the Ian Hessenberg Papers. Related collections include:

Kenneth John Bissett Family Collection

Stephen John Boland Family Papers

Timothy Michael Cardwell Collection

Wendy Anne Lincoln Collection

Richard Paul Monetti Family Papers

Pan Am Flight 103 Story Archives Collection

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Selected Search Terms

Names

Hessenberg, Ian.
Syracuse University -- History.
Syracuse University.

Subjects

Lockerbie, Scotland, Crash of Pan Am Flight 103, 1988.
Pan Am Flight 103 Bombing Incident, 1988.
Terrorism -- Government Policy -- United States -- Case Studies.
Terrorism -- Government Policy -- United States -- History.
Terrorism -- Government Policy -- United States.
Terrorism -- History -- 20th Century.
Lockerbie (Scotland).

Types of material

Clippings files.
Correspondence.
Photographs.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Ian Hessenberg Papers,
Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

The Ian Hessenberg Papers were donated by Ian Hessenberg in 2013.

Processing Information

The Ian Hessenberg Papers are fully processed.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: Vanessa L. St.Oegger-Menn
Date: March 2015
Revision history: May 2015 - Inventory added (VSOM)

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Inventory

Clippings
Box Syracuse SC 1, Folder 1 1988-1989, 1993, 2008
Correspondence
Box Syracuse SC 1, Folder 2 1989, 2008, Undated
Photographs
Box Syracuse SC 1, Folder 3 Student Victims of Pan Am Flight 103 Fall 1988

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