Scrapbook, 1964-1997.


Quivira Bookshop and Photograph Gallery. Scrapbook, 1964-1997.

Scrapbook, 1964-1997.

The Quivira Bookshop and Photograph Gallery collection consists of a scrapbook and loose materials that were found within the scrapbook. Folders 1-6 contain the loose material and folder 7 contains the scrapbook itself. Materials include handwritten and typed historical narratives, newspaper and magazine articles, business documents, and photographs documenting the business and cultural life of the Quivira Bookshop and Photograph Gallery. Newpaper and magazine articles document the many fine art photographers and prominent New Mexicans associated with Quivira. Prominent persons featured in the collection include Ansel Adams, Eliot Porter, Laura Gilpin, Minor White, Alfred Stieglitz, Peter Hurd, Van Deren Coke, and Concha Ortiz y Pino de Kleven.

1 box (.45 cu. ft.)

Related Entities

There are 11 Entities related to this resource.

White, Minor (person)

Minor White, b. 1908; d. 1976, Photographer. From the description of Oral history interview with Minor White, 1973 Mar. 30-1973 May 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 646397616 Photographer. Born 1908, died 1976. From the description of Minor White interviews, 1973 Mar. 30-May 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220190957 Minor White (1908-1976) was a photographer from Rochester, N.Y. From the description of Oral history interview with Minor W...

Coke, Van Deren, 1921-2004 (person)

Dietz, Ann Espe. (person)

Porter, Eliot (person)

Photographer and pioneer in dye transfer color printing. From the description of Dr. W. Powell Cottrille collection of Eliot Porter materials, 1960-1964. (Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Research Library). WorldCat record id: 122597752 From the description of Stephen Porter collection of Eliot Porter papers, 1953-1989 (bulk 1960s). (Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Research Library). WorldCat record id: 122492168 From the description of Eliot Porter/Ansel Ada...

Hurd, Peter, 1904-1984 (person)

Painter, writer; Roswell, N.M.; d. 1984. From the description of Printed material on Peter Hurd, 1965-1984. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83637048 Artist, writer, rancher. Born in Roswell, New Mexico. Became artist in the 1920s. Painted primarily historical scenes and murals dealing with the Southwest. Died in Roswell, New Mexico in 1984. From the description of Papers, 1953-1974. (Texas Tech University). WorldCat record id: 25067106 Peter ...

Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946 (person)

Alfred Stieglitz was an American photographer, founder of the Photo-Secession Group, gallery owner, and editor and publisher of photography magazines, most notably, Camera Work. Frank Hermann was an American painter, who spent most of his career in Germany, where he associated with several avant-garde art groups. Childhood friends, Stieglitz and Herrmann were schoolmates, spent time together when Stieglitz was in Europe, and visited each other in the United States when Herrmann returned in 1919....

Adams, Ansel, 1902-1984 (person)

Ansel Adams, American photographer, was born February 20, 1902 in San Francisco, California. He was tutored privately at home where he studied piano, San Francisco, from 1914 to 1927, then studied photography with the photofinisher Frank Dittman, in San Francisco, in 1916 and 1917. He married Virginia Best in 1928, and had two children, Michael and Anne. Adams began his career as a photographer, 1927, and worked as a commercial photographer, from 1930 to 1960. He was a photography correspond...

Gilpin, Laura, 1891-1979 (person)

Laura Gilpin (1891-1979) photographed individuals and traditional life on the Navajo Indian reservation, Pueblo Indians of New Mexico, and American landscapes. From the description of An abandoned mine [art original] : Creede, Colorado. 1942. (Denver Public Library). WorldCat record id: 162101076 ...

Quivira Bookshop. (corporateBody)

Ortiz y Pino de Kleven, Concha, 1910-2006 (person)

Born in 1910 at the family hacienda de ganado in Galisteo, N.M. While serving in the New Mexico State Legislature became the first woman to be the "Majority Whip" in a state legislature. From the description of Concha Ortiz y Pino de Kleven papers, 1930-2006. (University of New Mexico-Main Campus). WorldCat record id: 32692615 ...

Quivira Bookshop and Photograph Gallery. (corporateBody)

The Quivira Bookshop was established in 1964 in Corrales, NM by Ann Espe Dietz, specializing in rare and used books on the Southwest. The photograph gallery was opened in 1965, with prints for sale by photographers including Harvey Caplin, Van Deren Coke, Laura Gilpin, and Eric Porter. Quivira Bookshop and Photograph Gallery soon established an international reputation for being one of a very few galleries in the United States dedicated to the display of photography as a fine art medium. Quivira...