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Aaron Siskind papers, 1967-1977

Siskind, Aaron, 1903-1991



Collection Information

Size: 1,257 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.


Lent for microfilming 1977 by Aaron Siskind.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

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

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm 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.