The Resource The making of a documentary photographer : : and related material, Dorothea Lange; tape recorded interview conducted by Suzanne B. Riess in 1960-1961. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1968

The making of a documentary photographer : : and related material, Dorothea Lange; tape recorded interview conducted by Suzanne B. Riess in 1960-1961. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1968

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The making of a documentary photographer : : and related material, 1960-1968
Title
The making of a documentary photographer :
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and related material
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Dorothea Lange; tape recorded interview conducted by Suzanne B. Riess in 1960-1961. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1968
Inclusive dates
1960-1968
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Interviewee
Interviewer
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Language
eng
Summary
Early interest in photography; study with Clarence White; work with Arnold Genthe; her photography studio in San Francisco; marriage to Maynard Dixon; Bohemian group in San Francisco; beginnings of documentary photography and photo-journalism; photography work for the U.S. government - Farm Security Administration, Office of War Information and War Relocation Authority; comments on taking, printing, captioning and exhibiting pictures. Photographs inserted. Appended: copy of memorial service; tributes appearing in various magazines; her proposal for a photography center; copies of articles about her, etc
Cataloging source
CUY
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Lange, Dorothea
Form designation
oral history transcript
Location of originals duplicates
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Riess, Suzanne B
  • Bancroft Library
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  • White, Clarence H
  • Genthe, Arnold
  • Dixon, Maynard
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Photographers
  • Photography
  • Women photographers
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
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The making of a documentary photographer : : and related material, Dorothea Lange; tape recorded interview conducted by Suzanne B. Riess in 1960-1961. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1968
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Phonotape of interview excerpts also available
Accompanying material
and related material.)
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 257, [21] leaves ;
  • 1 sound tape reel (125-958 ft.)
Materials
  • Transcript :
  • Phonotape :
Other physical details
analog, 3 3/4 ips, 1 track ;
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Label
The making of a documentary photographer : : and related material, Dorothea Lange; tape recorded interview conducted by Suzanne B. Riess in 1960-1961. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1968
Link
Publication
Note
Phonotape of interview excerpts also available
Accompanying material
and related material.)
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 257, [21] leaves ;
  • 1 sound tape reel (125-958 ft.)
Materials
  • Transcript :
  • Phonotape :
Other physical details
analog, 3 3/4 ips, 1 track ;
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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