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Ferenc Berko miscellaneous acquisitions collection

Identifier: AG 198

Scope and Contents

The Ferenc Berko Miscellaneous Acquisitions Collection is made up of one red sign stating “Berko Photography” that was worn on a ski jacket and a business card given to people to encourage them to visit the Berko Gallery after skiing.


  • undated


Language of Materials

Material in English

Conditions Governing Access

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Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the user to obtain permission from the copyright owner (which could be the institution, the creator of the record, the author or his/her transferees, heirs, legates or literary executors) prior to any copyright-protected uses of the collection.

The user agrees to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Arizona Board of Regents, the University of Arizona, Center of Creative Photography, including its officers, employees, and agents, from and against all claims made relating to copyright or other intellectual property infringement

Biographical Note

From 1951 until his death in 2000, Berko was a filmmaker, and advertising and documentary photographer in Aspen. He was the official photographer for the Aspen Institute and Aspen Music Festival until the late 1980s. During the winter Berko would photograph skiers on the mountains. BERKO Photo, which he began himself in 1949, is still open and run by one of his granddaughters. (Website)


1 Box (fraction of a linear foot)

Metadata Rights Declarations

  • License: This record is made available under an Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International Creative Commons license.


This collection contains materials pertaining to the life and career of Ferenc Berko (1916-2000), photographer. Each group of materials will be described separately. The collection is active.


The Collection is arranged into the following series:

  1. Series 1: Memorabilia of on-slope photographer (Box 1)

Custodial History

This collection consists of gifts from a number of different sources. The business card was a gift of George Slade, an on-slope photographer for Berko Gallery, Aspen, CO, 1981-1982, in 2005.

Related Materials

Ferenc Berko Collection (AG 115)

Processing Information

Finding aid updated by Meghan Jordan in June 2016.

Ferenc Berko Miscellaneous Acquisitions undated
Finding aid created by CCP Archives staff
© 2016
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Finding aid encoded in English .

Repository Details

Part of the Center for Creative Photography Archives Repository

1030 N. Olive RD
Tucson Arizona 85721 United States