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Robin Forbes slides of SoHo, 1975-1976

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Forbes, Robin
Smithson, Robert
Castoro, Rosemarie
Morris, Robert
Bihan, Margery
Place of publication, production, or execution:
New York (State)
Physical Description:
0.4 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The Robin Forbes Slides of SoHo measure 0.4 linear feet and consist entirely of 622 35mm color slides of the SoHo District of New York City, taken between 1975-1976. Depicted are street scenes of Spring Street, Prince Street, West Broadway, and other streets in SoHo; SoHo faces taken on West Broadway; businesses including the Spring Street Bar, the OH HO SO bar, Fanelli's Bar, Parocelso, The Cheese Store, Clockmaker/Miso, and the SoHo Weekly News staff; gallery installations, including Robert Morris and Robert Smithson exhibitions; artists working in SoHo studios including Margery Bihan, Rosemarie Castoro, Marisol, and unknown artists, and dance performances and poetry readings.
Robin Forbes slides of SoHo, 1975-1976. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
This collection has been digitized in its entirety and is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
Biography Note:
Robin Forbes (died 1982) was a photographer working in the SoHo district of New York City in the mid-1970s.
The collection was donated in 1988 by the estate of Robin Forbes via executor Jerremiah O. Bragstad.
Digitization Note:
This site provides access to the papers of Robin Forbes in the Archives of American Art that were digitized in 2013, and total 622 images.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
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