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Guide to the Irwin Silver Photographs
1975-2002
 PR 209

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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 II: General Photographs, 1977-2002

Scope and Contents note

Series II contains three photographs of New York City, which date from 1977 to 2002. Two black and white images from 1977 and 1990 show New York street scenes from the Lower East Side. A color chromogenic type C print, taken in 2002, shows a replica of the Statue of Liberty being transported from the roof of the Liberty Storage Warehouse on West 64th Street to the Brooklyn Museum of Art.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Hanover Street and Orchard Street photographs were gifts of the photographer in 1994. The Statue of Liberty was a gift of the photographer in 2003.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 1 Replica of Statue of Liberty
2002 February
Box: 2 Folder : 1 Hanover Street, NYC, Autumn 1977
1977
Box: 2 Folder : 1 Orchard Street New York City, June 5, 1990
1990

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