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Robin Forbes slides of SoHo, 1975-1976

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Creator:
Forbes, Robin
Subject:
Bihan, Margery
Castoro, Rosemarie
Marisol
Morris, Robert
Smithson, Robert
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.
Summary:
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.
Citation:
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.
Provenance:
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
Topic:
Slides (photographs)
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10984
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214854
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Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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