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Robert Mosher Photoprints

Donor:
Mosher, Robert  Search this
Names:
Lincoln Memorial (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Muskie, Edmund S., 1914-1996  Search this
Royko, Mike, 1932-1997  Search this
Actor:
Belushi, John, 1949-1982  Search this
Moore, Clayton, 1914-1999  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1971-1972, 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 two series

Series 1: Washington, DC monuments, 2003

Series 2: Chicago, 1971-1973
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, 2017
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
RRobert Mosher retains copyright. rchives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Monuments  Search this
Thomas Jefferson Memorial (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Tourists -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Streetscapes  Search this
Parades  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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Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8651cc7e3-6d03-4732-b7d8-bace01697c8e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1203

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