Jones, Leslie Collection

A collection of approximately 40,000 glass and film negatives along with several thousand photographic prints taken by Boston Herald-Traveler photographer Leslie Jones, from his personal collection. Jones was a photographer for the Herald-Traveler from 1917 to 1956 and took photographs documenting aviation, crime, sports, Boston scenes, fires, maritime subjects, celebrities and other newsworthy events.

Online access: Digitized images from this collection are viewable at Digital Commonwealth. The Leslie Jones collection is in copyright; for permissions and requests for use, please contact for more information.

(Print Department)