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Guide to the Bob Edelson Photographs
 PR 359

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400

© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Larry Weimer

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on April 17, 2018 using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Available by advance appointment only. To schedule an appointment, contact the Print Room Librarian at

Use Restrictions

Application to use images from this collection for publication should be made in writing to:

Department of Rights and Reproductions, The New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024-5194,, 212-485-9228.

Preferred Citation Note

This collection should be cited as Bob Edelson photographs, PR 359, Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections, The New-York Historical Society.

Credit line: Gift of the photographer.

Separated Materials Note

The photographer also donated a copy of his four books. These were cataloged and shelved individually. These were:

Below 14th Street (F128.37.E34 B4 1994)

SoHo, New York City (F128.62.S64 E34 1993)

Street Art Noir (ND2608.2.E34 2008)

New American Street Art (ND2608.E34 1999)

Immediate Source of Acquisition Note

Gift from the photographer, Bob Edelson, September-October 2017.

Processing Information Note

The collection was processed by archivist Larry Weimer in April 2018.