Browning, Irving, 1895-1961.

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Irving Browning (1895-1961), a self-taught photographer and cinematographer, opened a commercial photograph studio in New York City in the early 1920s. Skilled in appealing portrayal of new buildings, Irving and his younger brother Sam photographed exteriors and interiors of art deco theaters, hotels, apartment buildings, and suburban residences. He was also noted for being a collector of autograph and historical artifacts.

From the description of Autograph Collection, 1678-1966. (New York State Library). WorldCat record id: 122629096

From the description of Autograph collection, ca. 1461-1911. (New York State Library). WorldCat record id: 692327242

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creatorOf Browning, Irving, 1895-1961. Autograph Collection, 1678-1966. New York State Library
creatorOf Browning, Irving, 1895-1961. Autograph collection, ca. 1461-1911. New York State Library
referencedIn Browning Photograph Collection, 1918-1952 (bulk 1920-1938) @ 2011 New-York Historical Society
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associatedWith Clinton, DeWitt, 1769-1828 person
associatedWith Clinton, George, 1739-1812 person
associatedWith Fenton, Reuben E. (Reuben Eaton), 1819-1885 person
associatedWith Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893 person
associatedWith Gaynor, William Jay, d. 1913 person
associatedWith Hyde, Henry Hyde, Baron, 1710-1753 person
associatedWith La Guardia, Fiorello H. (Fiorello Henry), 1882-1947 person
associatedWith Low, Seth, 1850-1916 person
associatedWith McClellan, George Brinton, 1826-1885 person
associatedWith Morgan, Edwin D. (Edwin Denison), 1811-1883 person
associatedWith Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979 person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 person
associatedWith Seymour, Horatio, 1810-1886 person
associatedWith Tryon, William, 1729-1788 person
associatedWith Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand), 1910-1991 person
associatedWith Willett, Marinus, 1740-1830 person
associatedWith Wood, Fernando, 1812-1881 person
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New York (State)
New York (State)
New York (State)--New York


Birth 1895

Death 1961

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