Photographs, 1969-1976 (inclusive).

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Henry, Diana Mara. Photographs, 1969-1976 (inclusive).

Photographs, 1969-1976 (inclusive).

This collection of her works consists of nearly 500 black and white potographs 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, athletes, lawyers, journalists, fashion editors and models, children, teenagers, and old women.

49 folders, 1 oversize folder.

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