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Guide to the Irwin Silver Photographs
1975-2002
 PR 209

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
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Collection processed by Jenny Gotwals (2003); revisions and additions by Marybeth Kavanagh (2017) and Larry Weimer (2019)

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on August 21, 2019
Description is in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Container List

Series III. Portfolio I: Sundays, 1975-1979. 1.5 Linear feet in one portfolio box

Scope and Contents

The series holds a portfolio, in its original case, of 10 gelatin silver prints, all numbered as 12/20 and signed by the photographer, Irwin Silver. Includes opening text with titles and dates of the works, with a statement of the project's background and purpose. The photographs were taken from 1975-1978, and the text written and portfolio produced in 1979. The container list includes the titles as documented in the portfolio.

Arrangement

The photographs are in the sequence as numbered by the photographer.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of the photographer, Irwin Silver, April 2018.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 3 Item : 1 Rusted iron, West Side Highway, New York, New York, Spring 1977
1977
Box: 3 Item : 2 Sandstone, Hoboken, New Jersey, Spring 1978
1978
Box: 3 Item : 3 Sandstone, Hoboken, New Jersey, Summer 1978
1978
Box: 3 Item : 4 Jetty rocks, Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York, Fall 1975
1975
Box: 3 Item : 5 Trees and foliage, Brooklyn, New York, Summer 1978
1978
Box: 3 Item : 6 Flour warehouse, Hoboken, New Jersey, Spring 1978
1978
Box: 3 Item : 7 Hanover Street, New York, New York, Fall 1977
1977
Box: 3 Item : 8 Plymouth Street, Brooklyn, New York, Winter 1976
1976
Box: 3 Item : 9 Sunset, Hudson, New York, Fall 1978
1978
Box: 3 Item : 10 Skyline, New York Harbor and environs, Summer 1976
1976

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