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Guide to the Doris Ulmann Photograph Collection
ca. 1910-1934
 PR 72

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Collection processed by Tamara Thompson; database migrated to Archivist Toolkit by Jennifer Gargiulo, 2016T

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on March 15, 2019
Finding aid written in English.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Doris Ulmann Photograph Collection
Dates [inclusive]: ca. 1910-1934
Abstract: The collection consists of ca. 3000 photographic prints, primarily platinum but some photogravure. Typical portrait subjects include prominent artists, authors, the Columbia University medical faculty, Johns Hopkins University medical faculty, and American editors. There are also examples of some of her best-known African-American and Appalachian photographs. Although many of the images are unidentified, they are the largest known body of prints made by Ulmann herself
Quantity: 223.71 Linear Feet (150 Boxes)
Location: Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections
Call Phrase: PR 72