Western Photographs: Selected Acquisitions, 2003
A selection of contemporary and 19th-century photographs of people and places from the American West, all acquired since January 1, 2003. Contemporary works by David Plowden, Miguel Gandert, Owen Luck, and David Grant Nobles. Nineteenth-century albums and vintage prints by William Prettyman, Louis McClure, Frederic Maude, and George Wharton James. The exhibition also includes selections from Peter Palmquist's collection of 19th-century western photography. [About 100 items]
The exhibition gallery is closed while the library's building is under renovation.
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