Charles Korvin photographs, 1937-1938.


Charles Korvin photographs, 1937-1938.

Collection comprises of 244 black and white approx. 5" x7" photos and approx. 1.5 " x1.5" negatives with descriptions on the back in English or Spanish. Most photos were printed in Paris circa 1937-1938 and document the military, medical, and social impact of the Spanish Civil War.

3 linear feet.

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Brandeis University (corporateBody)

Private research university with liberal arts focus; located in Waltham, Mass. From the description of Brandeis University correspondence, 1987. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 733080419 From the description of Brandeis University records, 1969. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 733069438 Collection materials date from 1923-2009, with the bulk of the collection being published during the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939. These rich resources detail the politics, economics, ...

Bethune, Norman (person)

Korvin, Charles (person)

Charles Korvin was an actor, photographer and documentary filmmaker best known for his recurring role in the 1950s television series, Zorro. He was approached by Dr. Norman Bethune to document the Instituto Hispano-Canadienese de Transfusion de Sangre (a blood transfusion unit during the Spanish Civil War). He collaborated with director Herbert Kline for the documentary film "Heart of Spain." From the description of Charles Korvin photographs, 1937-1938. (Brandeis University Library)...