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Aaron Siskind papers, 1967-1977

Aaron Siskind papers, 1967-1977

Siskind, Aaron, 1903-1991

Photographer

Collection Information

Size: 1257 items (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence; biographical information; financial papers; clippings; exhibition catalogs and announcements. Correspondents include Ansel Adams, Rudolf Arnheim, Paul Caponigro, Ivan Chermayeff, Imogen Cunningham, Joseph Jachna, Gyorgy Kepes, Golda Lewis, Stephen Ostrow, Daniel Robbins, Naomi Savage, Alan Shestack, Jane Teller, and Hugo Weber, among others.

Biographical/Historical Note

Photographer; Providence, R.I., Born 1903. Died 1991.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1977 by Aaron Siskind.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, Aaron Siskind, after microfilming, 1977.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 1302-1303 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Aaron Siskind papers, 1967-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.