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Donor:
Mosher, Robert  Search this
Names:
Lincoln Memorial (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Extent:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
2003
Summary:
The collection consists of nine black and white silver prints by Robert Mosher of monuments in Washington, DC and Arlington, Virginia with a focus on the visitors.
Scope and Contents:
Photographs taken at the Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, and Washington Monument in Washington, DC, as well as the JFK Memorial in Arlington, Virginia showing tourists and visitors interacting with the sites. The photographs are on paper, fiber-based, silver gelatin, matted, and 18-1/2" x 21-1/4".
Arrangement:
Collection is arranged into one series of nine photographs.
Biographical / Historical:
Robert Mosher is a photographer who works in black and white and focuses on filling space in his compositions. Sources Bonner, Heather. "Photography Opening with Robert Mosher." Thedetroiter.com. April 8, 2009. (Accessed July 22, 2016. http://www.thedetroiter.com/v3/2009/04/photography-opening-with-robert-mosher/.)
Provenance:
Donated by Robert Mosher.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
RRobert Mosher retains copyright. rchives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Tourists -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Thomas Jefferson Memorial (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Monuments  Search this
Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin -- 2000-2010
Citation:
Robert Mosher Photoprints, 2003, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of the artist.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1203
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Robert Mosher Photoprints
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1203