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Guide to the Claire Yaffa Children with Aids Photograph Collection
1987-2010 (bulk 1990-2000)
  PR 290

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Collection processed by Susan Kriete

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on March 21, 2016

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Yaffa, Claire
Title: Claire Yaffa Children With Aids Photograph Collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1987-2010
Dates [bulk]: Bulk, 1990-2000
Abstract: This collection consists of photographs by Claire Yaffa of children with AIDS, taken over a ten-year period at the Incarnation Children's Hospital in the Bronx. Also included are a series of 1991 photographs of the potter's field on Hart Island, where many of these children are buried.
Quantity: 2.67 Linear feet (5 boxes, 7 flat folders)
Location note: Department of Prints, Photographs and Architectural Collections.
Call Phrase: PR 290