Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Benjamen Chinn collection
Identifier: AG 251
Abstract Benjamen Chinn was taught photography at a young age and took that knowledge skill into the U.S. Army Air Corps during WWII. Chinn then attended the new fine art photography at the California School of Fine Arts, now the San Francisco Art Institute, where he learned from Minor White and Ansel Adams; during this time he began photographing everyday life in Chinatown. From 1950-1951, Chinn studied in Europe at the Académie Julian and photographed Parisian street life. Images from both periods...
Dates: 1947-1952, 1960
Paul Strand collection
Identifier: AG 17
Activity files, biographical information, correspondence, printed materials, and scrapbooks, of Paul Strand (1890-1976), photographer, filmmaker, and writer. Much of the collection is correspondence relating to Strand's publications, exhibitions, films, friends, and colleagues including Ansel Adams, John Marin, Beaumont and Nancy Newhall, Georgia O'Keeffe, Edward Weston, Alfred Stieglitz, and others.
Winogrand, Garry, 1928-1984
Garry Winogrand archive
Identifier: AG 72
Abstract Photographic materials and papers, ca. 1947 – 1984, of Garry Winogrand (1928-1984), American photographer and teacher. Includes approximately 600 fine prints, 16,000 study prints, 15,000 work prints, 20,000 contact sheets, 45,662 35mm color slides, 100,000 negatives, 400 Polaroid prints, and 8mm motion picture films. Business and personal records, writings, exhibition documentation, publication materials, teaching materials, and a collection of historical print photography are also found...
Dates: circa 1947-1984
Garry Winogrand miscellaneous acquisitions collection
Identifier: AG 188
Abstract Collection contains miscellaneous materials documenting the life of Garry Winogrand, 1947-1984. Each set of materials was collected from a different sources and is divided in subgroups based on the source the materials were acquired from. The materials in the collection include MoMA press releases, Guggenheim Fellowship materials, discs including scanned photographs, music, lectures and PDFs, photographic slides, photographs, correspondence, interviews, contact sheets, exhibition ephemera,...
Max Yavno archive
Identifier: AG 136
The Max Yavno archive contains papers, records of commercial assignments, correspondence, information regarding the Photo League, memorabilia, photographic materials and over 800 fine photographs.