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London 1988 Image Collection

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

Summary

Creator: London 1988 Alumni
Title: London 1988 Image Collection
Dates: 1988
Size: 1 box, 0.25 linear feet
Abstract: The London 1988 Image Collection contains images donated by Syracuse University alumni who were part of the 1988 study abroad program in London. These images are of Pan Am Flight 103 victims and their classmates as they enjoyed their time studying and traveling.
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/

Historical Note

Panel 6 from the London, 1988 exhibit

The London 1988 Image Collection was compiled in 2009 when the Syracuse University Archives undertook an exhibit featuring photographs from the study abroad program. "A Special Moment in Time: 1988 Fall Semester in London" opened on 21 December 2009 for the 21st Anniversary of the Pan Am Flight 103 bombing.

The catalyst for this exhibit was the continuing devotion of the London 1988 alumni, many of whom attended the 20th Anniversary remembrances in 2008. The Archives solicited photographs from these alumni and from many families, and created six collage panels, which were displayed in the Noble Room of Hendricks Chapel. The panels sought to accentuate the life that was lived, not the tragedy that followed. No one was personally identified as a victim or a survivor. They all appeared as a group, the way they were then and still are in our collective minds and hearts.

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Scope and Content Note

The London 1988 Image Collection consists of one series, Images, donated by SU alumni who were part of the 1988 study abroad program in London. These images are of Pan Am Flight 103 victims and their classmates as they enjoyed their time studying and traveling. For each folder, the victims pictured are identified. The images provided by the family members for "A Special Moment in Time: 1988 Fall Semester in London" are housed with the victims' materials and are noted in the Related Materials section.

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Alternative Formats

Selected materials from this collection are available digitally. Please contact the archivist for further information on accessing the materials.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Please note that some materials mat be restricted.

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 London 1988 Image Collection. Related collections include:

Victim and Family Collections

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Selected Search Terms

Names

Syracuse University -- History.
Syracuse University.

Subjects

Lockerbie, Scotland, Crash of Pan Am Flight 103, 1988.
Pan Am Flight 103 Bombing Incident, 1988.
London (England).

Types of material

Images.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

London 1988 Image Collection,
Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

The materials in the London 1988 Image Collection were donated in 2009 by alumni of the Syracuse University Study Abroad Program. These donors include Jeffrey Coyne, Linda [Kates] Doherty, Hanna Goodman, Carol Herzog-Barrett, John Leisching, Lewis Oberlander, Beth St. Hilaire Nelson, and Stacey and John Sweeney.

Processing Information

The London 1988 Image Collection is processed.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: Cara A. Howe
Date: 2011
Revision history: Mar 2015 - Errors corrected; stylistic changes (VSOM); Feb 2018 - Stylistic changes (VSOM)

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Arrangement

The London 1988 Image Collection is arranged alphabetically by donation.

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Inventory

Images
Box 1 Coyne, Jeffrey donation 1988 (51 digital images and a compact disc.)
Victims pictured: Boland, Stephen; Jones, Christopher
Box 1 Doherty, Linda [Kates] donation 1988 (14 digital images)
Victims pictured: Cohen, Theodora; Ergin, Turhan; Wolfe, Miriam Luby
Box 1 Goodman, Hanna donation 1988 (14 digital images)
Victims pictured: Lowenstein, Alexander
Box 1 Herzog-Barrett, Carol donation 1988 (1 digital image)
Victims Pictured: Colasanti, Gary
Box 1 Leisching, John donation 1988 (14 digital images)
Victims pictured: Boland, Stephen; Coker, Jason; Colisanti, Gary; Jones, Christopher; Miazga, Suzanne
Box 1 Oberlander, Lewis donation 1988 (12 digital images)
Victims pictured: Bissett, Kenneth ; Hunt, Karen Lee; Jones, Christopher
Box 1 St. Hilaire Nelson, Beth donation 1988 (17 digital images)
Victims pictured: Coker, Eric and Jason; Colisanti, Gary ; Davis, Shannon; Miazga, Suzanne ; Phillips, Frederick "Sandy"
Box 1 Sweeney. Stacey and John donation 1988 (17 digital images and a compact disc)
Victims pictured: Boland, Stephen; Cohen, Theodora; Ergin, Turhan ; Jones, Christopher; Lincoln, Wendy
Printed materials
Box MC 21-5 Exhibition poster 2009
RESTRICTED: Please note that exhibition materials are restricted. Only the digital version is available to researchers.
Box 1 Remembrance Week activities 2009
 remembrance week activities listing

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