Henry, Diana Mara

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Diana Mara Henry began her career in photojournalism at Radcliffe, as photo editor of the Harvard Crimson from 1967 to 1969. She has since specialized in interpreting social issues and events. As official photographer for the First National Women's Conference, she had unlimited access to many of the crucial women of the 1970s.

From the guide to the Diana Mara Henry Photographic Archive, 2002-081., 1977, (Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin)

Diana Mara Henry has worked as a free-lance photographer and as a teacher of photography in New York City since her graduation from Radcliffe College in 1969. This collection of her works consists of nearly 600 black and white photographs of women in the United States. The emphasis of the collection is on women in politics, particularly in campaigns, conventions, feminist demonstrations, and fund-raising events. Also included are photographs of actresses, women lawyers and journalists, fashion editors and models, children, teenagers, and senior citizens.

From the guide to the Photographs, ca. 1969-1985, (Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute)

Photographer (Radcliffe College, A.B., 1969), Henry does free-lance work and teaches photography in New York City.

From the description of Photographs, 1969-1976 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232006646

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Henry, Diana Mara. Photographs, 1969-1976 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Diana Mara Henry Photographic Archive, 2002-081., 1977 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
creatorOf Henry, Diana Mara. Henry, Diana Mara : [photography bio file]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Photographs, ca. 1969-1985 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Henry, Diana Mara. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
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Relation Name
associatedWith Abzug, Bella S., 1920-1998 person
associatedWith Abzug, Bella (Savitzky), 1920- person
associatedWith Carbine, Patricia Theresa, 1931- person
associatedWith Carter, Rosalynn person
associatedWith Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005. person
associatedWith Chisholm, Shirley Anita (St. Hill), 1924- person
associatedWith Democratic National Convention (1972 : Miami Beach, Fla.) corporateBody
associatedWith Ford, Betty, 1918- person
associatedWith Friedan, Betty. person
associatedWith Friedan, Betty (Goldstein), 1921- person
associatedWith Holtzman, Elizabeth, 1941- person
associatedWith Johnson, Lady Bird, 1912-2007 person
associatedWith Jong, Erica. person
associatedWith Jong, Erica (Mann), 1942- person
associatedWith Kennedy, Florynce, 1916- person
associatedWith Kennedy, Florynce, 1916-2000. person
associatedWith King, Billie Jean. person
associatedWith King, Billie Jean (Moffitt), 1943- person
associatedWith Krupsak, Mary Ann. person
associatedWith Krupsak, Mary Ann, 1932- person
associatedWith Lebowitz, Fran person
associatedWith Manhattan Women's Political Caucus. corporateBody
associatedWith Manhattan Women's Political Caucus, 1971- corporateBody
associatedWith McGovern, Eleanor, 1921-2007. person
associatedWith McGovern, Eleanor (Stegeberg), 1922- person
associatedWith National Organization for Women. corporateBody
associatedWith National Organization for Women, 1970- corporateBody
associatedWith National Women's Conference corporateBody
associatedWith National Women's Political Caucus, 1971- corporateBody
associatedWith National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Shriver, Eunice Kennedy, 1921- person
associatedWith Shriver, Eunice May (Kennedy), 1921- person
associatedWith Steinem, Gloria. person
associatedWith Steinem, Gloria, 1934- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
New York (State)--New York
Senior citizen
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements
Older people
Fashion models
Women in the United States
Women's rights
Women in New York (City)
Models (persons)
National Women's Conference
Service industries
Women--Political activity
Moving-picture actors and actresses
Democratic National Convention, 1972
Political conventions
Feminists--United States
Vietnamese conflict, 1961-1975--Anti-war rallies
Fashion editors
Television as a profession
Motion picture actors and actresses
Youth--United States
Women in politics


Active 1969

Active 1976


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