The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence; photographs; biographical material; and exhibition material.
REELS 935-936: Correspondence with the Museum of Modern Art, the Guggenheim Foundation, the Witkin Gallery, Ansel Adams and others regarding exhibitions of Callahan's work; publications by Callahan; exhibition material; notebooks; biographical material; reproductions of work by Callahan; and printed materials.
REEL 950: 40 photographs and contact prints of Callahan, his work and the work of other photographers.
Harry M. Callahan papers, 1943-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 935-936 and 950 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Photographer; Providence, R.I. Born 1912. Taught at the Institute of Design at the Illimois Institute of Technology in Chicago, 1946-1961. Chair of photography department, Rhoad Island School of Design, 1961-1977. Died March 15, 1999.
Lent for filming 1975 by Harry Callahan.
Lives of American Artists
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Audio - Visual
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001