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Adolf Dehn papers, 1912-1987

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Series 8: Photographs , circa 1912-1961
(Boxes 6 and 8; 8 folders)

Photographs in this series include a vintage gelatin silver print portrait of Adolf Dehn by André Kertész;, vintage photographs of Dehn with family members; Dehn with friends, including Lawrence Barnett, Federico Castellon, Albert Christ-Janer; with his former wife Mura; two sets of photobooth photographs taken on separate occasions with Eileen Hall Lake and Willis Bock; and a series of photographs of Adolf and Virginia taken at Atelier Desjobert. Many of these vintage photographs are annotated on the verso. There is also a panoramic view of Camp Wadsworth, Spartenburg, South Carolina, where Dehn was detained as a conscientious objector of World War I. Also found are several photographic reproductions of Dehn's drawings, lithographs, and watercolors.
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Adolf Dehn Portrait by André Kertész, circa 1928
(copy print and negative in folder; matted vintage print is located in Box 8)
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Adolf Dehn Portraits, circa 1920-1950
(2 vintage portraits)
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Adolf Dehn Alone and With Others, circa 1912-1961
(97 vintage photographs)
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Willis Bock Portraits, circa 1930s
(4 studio portraits of Willis Bock)
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22
Eileen Hall Lake and others, circa 1934-1943
(27 photographs)
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Etta Lee, Yo-Hay-Tong, and Unidentified People, circa 1920s-1930s
(6 photographs)
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Panoramic View of Camp Wadsworth, Spartanburg, South Carolina, 1918
(Oversize photograph torn in 4 pieces; located in Box 7)
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Reproductions of Artwork, circa 1929-1958
(16 photographs)
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Oversize Adolf Dehn Portrait by André Kertész, circa 1928
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Oversize Panoramic View of Camp Wadsworth, Spartanburg, South Carolina, 1918
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  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.