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Lange, Dorothea

Collection Creator:
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 16, Folder 30
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1957-1965
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original papers requires an appointment. Access to audiovisual recording with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Ben Shahn papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990, bulk 1933-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Ben Shahn papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-shahben-ref483

"Migrant Mother," by Dorothea Lange

Maker:
Lange, Dorothea  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Object Name:
photograph
Place Made:
United States: California
Date made:
1936
Related event:
Great Depression  Search this
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
National Museum of American History. Treasures of American History online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures
ID Number:
1983.0069.07
Accession number:
1983.0069
Catalog number:
83.69.7
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
National Treasures exhibit
Government, Politics, and Reform
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1313354

37c "Ditched, Stalled, and Stranded" single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 3649l
Photographer:
Dorothea Lange, American, 1895 - 1965  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink / photogravure
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 x 3.2cm (1 15/16 x 1 1/4in.)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
June 13, 2002
Topic:
Art & Photography  Search this
Contemporary (1990-present)  Search this
Women's Heritage  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2003.2007.34
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2003.2007.34
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Texas farmer in California looking for work for himself and his family

Artist:
Dorothea Lange, born Hoboken, NJ 1895-died San Francisco, CA 1965  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 9 3/8 × 7 5/8 in. (23.8 × 19.4 cm) sheet: 10 × 8 in. (25.4 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
ca. 1935, printed ca. 1935
Topic:
Architecture\vehicle\truck  Search this
Landscape\California  Search this
Figure male\waist length  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Dress\accessory\eye wear  Search this
Occupation\farm\farmer  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
2016.40.3
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.40.3

Dorothea Lange

Artist:
Lisette Model, 1 Nov 1901 - 30 Mar 1983  Search this
Sitter:
Dorothea Lange, 25 May 1895 - 11 Oct 1965  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 34.3cm x 26.8cm (13 1/2" x 10 9/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1946
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Dorothea Lange: Female  Search this
Dorothea Lange: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.82.140
Restrictions & Rights:
© The Lisette Model Foundation, Inc. (1983). Used by permission.
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.82.140

Dorothea Lange

Artist:
Rondal Partridge, 1917 - 2015  Search this
Sitter:
Dorothea Lange, 25 May 1895 - 11 Oct 1965  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 15 x 20.9cm (5 7/8 x 8 1/4")
Mount: 27.8 x 35.1cm (10 15/16 x 13 13/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1937
Topic:
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Equipment\Camera  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cap\Beret  Search this
Dorothea Lange: Female  Search this
Dorothea Lange: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.98.53
Restrictions & Rights:
© Rondal and Elizabeth Partridge
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.98.53

Dreamer on Horseback

Artist:
Dorothea Lange, born Hoboken, NJ 1895-died San Francisco, CA 1965  Search this
Printer:
Ansel Adams, born San Francisco, CA 1902-died Monterey, CA 1984  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 9 1/4 x 11 5/8 in. (23.6 x 29.4 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
before 1959
Topic:
Animal\horse  Search this
State of being\phenomenon\dream  Search this
Figure\child\head  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum acquisition
Object number:
1977.74.12
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1977.74.12

Pare Lorentz

Artist:
Dorothea Lange, 25 May 1895 - 11 Oct 1965  Search this
Sitter:
Pare Lorentz, 11 Dec 1905 - 4 Mar 1992  Search this
Paul Ivano, 13 May 1900 - 9 Apr 1984  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 20.2 x 19.3 cm (7 15/16 x 7 5/8")
Sheet: 25.6 x 20.3 cm (10 1/16 x 8")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\California
Date:
1936
Topic:
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Equipment\Camera  Search this
Equipment\Camera\Tripod  Search this
Pare Lorentz: Male  Search this
Pare Lorentz: Performing Arts\Filmmaker\Documentary  Search this
Pare Lorentz: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Film  Search this
Paul Ivano: Male  Search this
Paul Ivano: Performing Arts\Cinematographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2008.59
Restrictions & Rights:
© The Dorothea Lange Collection, Oakland Museum of California, City of Oakland. Gift of Paul S. Taylor
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2008.59

Lange, Dorothea

Collection Creator:
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1957-1961
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Paul Vanderbilt papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Paul Vanderbilt papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vandpaul-ref69

Dorothea Lange letter to Emmy Lou Packard

Creator:
Lange, Dorothea, 1895-1965  Search this
Packard, Emmy Lou, 1914-1998  Search this
Subject:
Lange, Dorothea  Search this
Packard, Emmy Lou  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
196-
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)17612
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Emmy Lou Packard papers, 1900-1990
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_17612

Dorothea Lange letter to Ben Shahn

Creator:
Lange, Dorothea, 1895-1965  Search this
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969  Search this
Subject:
Lange, Dorothea  Search this
Shahn, Ben  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1957 May 28
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)17726
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Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990, bulk 1933-1970
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_17726

Farmer at the Hightstown homestead project

Photographer:
Lange, Dorothea, 1895-1965  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Hightstown, N.J.
Date:
1936 June
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13602
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Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990, bulk 1933-1970
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_13602
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Fruit jars being sterilized on old lady Graham's back fence in berry season

Photographer:
Lange, Dorothea, 1895-1965  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Conway, Ark.
Date:
1938 June
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19875
See more items in:
Farm Security Administration (FSA) selected records and photographs, 1935-1942
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19875
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Still life class

Photographer:
Lange, Dorothea, 1895-1965  Search this
Subject:
Obata, Chiura  Search this
Tanforan Assembly Center (San Bruno, Calif.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1942 June 16
Topic:
Art schools  Search this
Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)22030
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Chiura Obata papers, circa 1891-2000, 1942-1945
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_22030
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Morning class learning free hand brush strokes

Photographer:
Lange, Dorothea, 1895-1965  Search this
Subject:
Obata, Chiura  Search this
Tanforan Assembly Center (San Bruno, Calif.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1942 June 16
Topic:
Art schools  Search this
Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)22031
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Chiura Obata papers, circa 1891-2000, 1942-1945
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_22031
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Dorothea Lange: artist file, [photographs]

Artist:
Lange, Dorothea 1895-1965  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Artist files
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Image number:
VFM VF001750
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_140292

Emmy Lou Packard draft letter to Milton Meltzer, New York, New York

Creator:
Packard, Emmy Lou, 1914-1998  Search this
Meltzer, Milton, 1915-2009  Search this
Subject:
Lange, Dorothea  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1976 May 18
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13887
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Emmy Lou Packard papers, 1900-1990
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_13887
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This is America.. [sic] / ...Keep it Free! [poster with reproduction of photograph]

Photographer:
Lange, Dorothea  Search this
Creator:
Sheldon-Claire Co., The  Search this
Collection Donor:
Shalett, Lew  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Lee, Russell, 1903-1986  Search this
Collection Creator:
Sheldon-Claire Company  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (38" x 23".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Posters
Date:
1942
Scope and Contents:
Five men, two in baseball uniforms, in front of a country store. Additional text: "Where a fellow can start on the home team and wind up in the big league. Where there is always room at the top for the fellow who has it on the ball. This is your [underlined] America!"
Local Numbers:
AC0768-0000004.tif (AC Scan)
General:
In Portfolio, Folder 3.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Patriotism -- World War, 1939-1945 -- United States  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Posters -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1940-1950 -- Color -- Reproductions
Posters -- World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
Collection Citation:
Sheldon-Claire Company Records, 1926-1980, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Sheldon-Claire Company Records
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0768-ref732

Oral history interview with Dorothea Lange, 1964 May 22

Interviewee:
Lange, Dorothea, 1895-1965  Search this
Interviewer:
Doud, Richard Keith  Search this
Subject:
Stryker, Roy Emerson  Search this
Rothstein, Arthur  Search this
Vachon, John  Search this
Evans, Walker  Search this
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
United States.Farm Security Administration.Historical Section.Photographs  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Topic:
Sound recordings  Search this
New deal art  Search this
Documentary photography  Search this
Photographers  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11757
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213615
AAA_collcode_lange64
Theme:
New Deal
Women
Photography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213615
Additional Online Media:

Founders of Aperture

Artist:
Robert C. Bishop, 12 Feb 1921 - 21 Sep 2017  Search this
Sitter:
Will Connell, 1898 - 1962  Search this
Wayne F. Miller, 19 Sep 1918 - 22 May 2013  Search this
Milly Kaeser  Search this
Ansel Adams, 20 Feb 1902 - 22 Apr 1984  Search this
Dorothea Lange, 25 May 1895 - 11 Oct 1965  Search this
Walter Paepcke, 1895 - 1960  Search this
Berenice Abbott, 17 Jul 1898 - 9 Dec 1991  Search this
Frederick Sommer, 1905 - 23 Jan 1999  Search this
Nancy Newhall, 9 May 1908 - 7 July 1974  Search this
Beaumont Newhall, 22 Jun 1908 - 26 Feb 1993  Search this
Herbert Bayer, 1900 - 1985  Search this
Eliot Porter, 6 Dec 1901 - 2 Nov 1990  Search this
Joella Synara Haweis Bayer, 20 Jul 1907 - 18 Feb 2004  Search this
Aline Kilham, born 1909  Search this
Mrs. Paul Vanderbilt  Search this
Minor White, 9 Jul 1908 - 24 Jun 1976  Search this
Mrs Steele  Search this
John Godfrey Morris, born 1916  Search this
Ferenc Berko, 28 Jan 1916 - 18 Mar 2000  Search this
Laura Gilpin, 22 Apr 1891 - 30 Nov 1979  Search this
Fritz Kaeser, 1910 - 1990  Search this
Paul Vanderbilt  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 35.6 x 45.4 cm (14 x 17 7/8")
Sheet: 40.5 x 50.6 cm (15 15/16 x 19 15/16")
Culture:
Minor White: American  Search this
Herbert Bayer: European\Austrian  Search this
Ferenc Berko: European\Hungarian  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Colorado\Pitkin\Aspen
Date:
1951 (printed 2005)
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Equipment\Camera  Search this
Dorothea Lange: Female  Search this
Dorothea Lange: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Laura Gilpin: Female  Search this
Laura Gilpin: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Beaumont Newhall: Male  Search this
Beaumont Newhall: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Beaumont Newhall: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Beaumont Newhall: Visual Arts\Curator  Search this
Beaumont Newhall: Visual Arts\Art Historian  Search this
Beaumont Newhall: Visual Arts\Administrator\Art Museum\Director  Search this
Eliot Porter: Male  Search this
Eliot Porter: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Eliot Porter: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Eliot Porter: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biochemist  Search this
Eliot Porter: Education\Educator\Professor\Biochemistry  Search this
Berenice Abbott: Female  Search this
Berenice Abbott: Literature\Writer  Search this
Berenice Abbott: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Ansel Adams: Male  Search this
Ansel Adams: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Ansel Adams: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Minor White: Male  Search this
Minor White: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Minor White: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Art  Search this
Wayne F. Miller: Male  Search this
Wayne F. Miller: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Wayne F. Miller: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\War photographer  Search this
Wayne F. Miller: Communications\Journalist\Photojournalist  Search this
John Godfrey Morris: Male  Search this
John Godfrey Morris: Literature\Writer  Search this
John Godfrey Morris: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Walter Paepcke: Male  Search this
Walter Paepcke: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist  Search this
Walter Paepcke: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Milly Kaeser: Female  Search this
Milly Kaeser: Society and Social Change\Wife  Search this
Will Connell: Male  Search this
Will Connell: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Frederick Sommer: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Frederick Sommer: Male  Search this
Frederick Sommer: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Nancy Newhall: Female  Search this
Nancy Newhall: Literature\Writer  Search this
Nancy Newhall: Literature\Editor  Search this
Nancy Newhall: Visual Arts\Curator  Search this
Herbert Bayer: Male  Search this
Herbert Bayer: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Herbert Bayer: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Herbert Bayer: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Herbert Bayer: Visual Arts\Designer\Graphic Designer  Search this
Joella Synara Haweis Bayer: Female  Search this
Aline Kilham: Female  Search this
Aline Kilham: Society and Social Change\Wife  Search this
Mrs. Paul Vanderbilt: Female  Search this
Mrs. Paul Vanderbilt: Society and Social Change\Wife  Search this
Mrs Steele: Female  Search this
Mrs Steele: Society and Social Change\Wife  Search this
Ferenc Berko: Male  Search this
Ferenc Berko: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Fritz Kaeser: Male  Search this
Fritz Kaeser: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Paul Vanderbilt: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2005.120
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert C. Bishop
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2005.120

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