Beaumont and Nancy Newhall papers, 1843-1993.

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Newhall, Beaumont, 1908-1993. Beaumont and Nancy Newhall papers, 1843-1993.

Beaumont and Nancy Newhall papers, 1843-1993.

The collection comprehensively documents the personal and professional lives of Beaumont and Nancy Newhall, two key figures in the history of photography, through personal and institutional correspondence, manuscripts of published and unpublished writings, lectures, slides, audio casettes, research files, photographs, journals, and theses. There is also much material about photographers who were their friends, such as Edward Weston, Ansel Adams, Paul Strand, and Alfred Stieglitz.

ca. 60 linear ft.

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