Emerson, Gloria.

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New York Times and other photographers gave reporter and author Gloria Emerson photographs while she was covering the war in Vietnam for the Times. She selected these black and white prints from her large personal collection.

From the description of Photograph collection, 1970s. (University of Massachusetts at Boston). WorldCat record id: 52982866

Author and journalist Gloria Emerson grew up in New York City and was foreign correspondent for the New York Times. Her coverage of the Vietnam War won the George Polk Award and her book, Winners and Losers: Battles, Retreats, Gains, Losses, and Ruins from a Long War (1976), won the National Book Award. She has held teaching fellowships at Harvard and Princeton universities and is also the author of Some American Men (1985), and Gaza: A Year in the Intifada, A Personal Account from an Occupied Land (1991).

From the description of Papers, 1970-1997 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122583622

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Esquire, Inc. Records, 1933-1977 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Trimm, Steve. Steve Trimm papers, 1963-2008. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
referencedIn New Mexico Indian Education Association Records, 1981-2009, 1990-1995 Institute of American Indian Arts
creatorOf Emerson, Gloria. Photograph collection, 1970s. University of Massachusetts at Boston, Healey Library
creatorOf Emerson, Gloria. Papers, 1970-1997 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn New York Times Company records. A.M. Rosenthal papers, 1955-1994, 1967-1986 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Blume, Mary. Papers of Mary Blume, 1970-1995. Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Papers, 1911-1999 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Blume, Mary. person
associatedWith Cartier-Bresson, Henri, 1908-2004. person
associatedWith Esquire, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Gellhorn, Martha, 1908- person
associatedWith Hellman, Lillian, 1905-1984. person
correspondedWith Hiss, Alger, 1904-1996 person
associatedWith Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994. person
associatedWith Rosenthal, A. M. (Abraham Michael), 1922- person
associatedWith Shirer, William L. (William Lawrence), 1904-1993. person
associatedWith Trimm, Steve. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
War correspondents
Women journalists
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Destruction and pillage--Photographs
Authors, American
Women photographers


Birth 1929-05-19

Death 2004-08-03


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