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Patricia Jordan papers, 1870, 1949-1984

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Series 5: Photographs , circa 1870-1970s
0.7 Linear feet
Boxes 2-3

Photographs make up another large portion of the collection (.7 linear feet; 10 folders), and are primarily portraits taken by Patricia Jordan of friends and family including her husband Larry, daughter Lorna, Geroge Herms, Wallace Berman, and many others. Many of the subjects are not identified. Some photographs are candid snapshots, while other are prints and test prints of images featured in the 1975 exhibition, "A Kind of Beatness," at Focus Gallery in San Francisco.
Also included are vintage carte de visites, photographic collages incorporating cardboard and drawing, and photographs of Patricia Jordan, notably a triptych by Wallace Berman also featured in the Focus Gallery exhibition.
Description Container
Carte De Visites, circa 1870
2
13
Collages, circa 1950s-1970s
2
14
Friends and Family, circa 1950s-1970s
2
15-17
Lorna Jordan, circa 1960s
2
18
Patricia Jordan, circa 1950s-1970s
2
19
Oversize Friends and Family, circa 1950s-1970s
3
1-3
Oversized Patricia Jordan from Box 2, Folder 19
3
4

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  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.