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Oral history interview with Paul Caponigro, 1999 July 30-August 12

Interviewee:
Caponigro, Paul, 1932-  Search this
Caponigro, Paul, 1932-  Search this
Interviewer:
Larsen, Susan C., 1946-  Search this
Subject:
White, Minor  Search this
Lange, Dorothea  Search this
Adams, Ansel  Search this
Tice, George A.  Search this
Bufano, Beniamino  Search this
Cunningham, Imogen  Search this
Strand, Paul  Search this
Graves, Morris  Search this
Szarkowski, John  Search this
Chappell, Walter  Search this
Singer, Robert T.  Search this
Bunnell, Peter C.  Search this
Chiarenza, Carl  Search this
Cosindas, Marie  Search this
Uelsmann, Jerry  Search this
Ranney, Edward.  Search this
Scheinbaum, David  Search this
Russek, Janet  Search this
Clergue, Lucien.  Search this
O'Keeffe, Georgia  Search this
Newhall, Beaumont  Search this
Westin, Bert  Search this
Clift, William  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Photographers -- Maine -- Cushing -- Interviews.  Search this
Photographers -- New Mexico -- Santa Fe -- Interviews.  Search this
Theme:
Photography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11968
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)222723
AAA_collcode_caponi99
Theme:
Photography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_222723
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Truchas, New Mexico

Artist:
William Clift, born Boston, MA 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Landscape\New Mexico\Truchas  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1973, William Clift
Object number:
1983.63.332
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7333a89bb-d775-45c0-b995-ebbaba72e468
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.332

Black Mesa, San Ildefonso, New Mexico

Artist:
William Clift, born Boston, MA 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 4 5/8 x 6 3/4 in. (11.9 x 17.1 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Landscape\desert  Search this
Landscape\weather\cloud  Search this
Landscape\New Mexico\San Ildefonso  Search this
Landscape\mountain\Black Mesa  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1973, William Clift
Object number:
1983.63.333
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk761c32e10-a0d2-4df9-8679-aaad75f90d9e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.333

Black Mesa, San Ildefonso, New Mexico

Artist:
William Clift, born Boston, MA 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Landscape\rocks  Search this
Landscape\New Mexico\San Ildefonso  Search this
Landscape\New Mexico\Black Mesa  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1973, William Clift
Object number:
1983.63.334
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73f875fbc-85a2-4806-853c-a5a361e2517c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.334

Swing, N.M.

Artist:
William Clift, born Boston, MA 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Landscape\New Mexico  Search this
Object\furniture\chair  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1973, William Clift
Object number:
1983.63.335
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk732c3204b-7046-48d2-b79d-457e9ddf3892
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.335

Door, La Canova, New Mexico

Artist:
William Clift, born Boston, MA 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Architecture Exterior\detail\door  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1973, William Clift
Object number:
1983.63.336
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b426f0b8-89e3-4a05-a667-20ce7ddef2ef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.336

Black Mesa, San Ildefonso, New Mexico

Artist:
William Clift, born Boston, MA 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\New Mexico\San Ildefonso  Search this
Landscape\New Mexico\Black Mesa  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1973, William Clift
Object number:
1983.63.337
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7580267ab-b4ae-4c47-8dbe-a4b1d8f647c3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.337

Landscape, New Mexico, from the portfolio New Mexico

Artist:
William Clift, born Boston, MA 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 9 x 12 3/4 in. (22.9 x 32.4 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Landscape\desert  Search this
Landscape\New Mexico  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1973, William Clift
Object number:
1983.63.338
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72c4e8f21-b13c-4af8-b60c-704533b9ce5a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.338

San Ildefonso Indian Reservation, New Mexico

Artist:
William Clift, born Boston, MA 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 9 3/8 x 13 1/2 in. (23.9 x 34.3 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\weather\cloud  Search this
Landscape\New Mexico\San Ildefonso  Search this
Landscape\New Mexico\San Ildefonso Indian Reservation  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1973, William Clift
Object number:
1983.63.339
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b5707823-d7b2-4d34-afce-30f913f6651d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.339

Swing, Tesuque, New Mexico

Artist:
William Clift, born Boston, MA 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
6 3/4 x 4 5/8 in. (17 x 11.7 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Landscape\New Mexico\Tesuque  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1973, William Clift
Object number:
1987.7.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75a469cc6-d24c-4927-ad06-64a121506f8b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1987.7.6

Pojaque Plains, from Black Mesa, San Ildefonso, New Mexico

Artist:
William Clift, born Boston, MA 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 9 1/4 x 13 1/4 in. (23.5 x 33.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973
Topic:
Landscape\plain  Search this
Landscape\desert  Search this
Landscape\New Mexico\San Ildefonso  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1988.18.57
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e823324e-f52b-43a4-befe-9bdfaa4d13f7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1988.18.57

California Book Auction Co. - Curtis Art Project

Collection Creator:
Wagstaff, Samuel J.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 41
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1975-1984
Scope and Contents note:
California Book Auction Co.

Callaway Editions

Canadian Center for Architecture

Capa, Cornell

Carl Siembab Gallery of Photography

Caslin, Jean

Castelli, Leo (see: Judson, Bill and Leo Castelli)

Cavanagh, John P.

Center for International Studies

Charles Apfelbaum Books

Charles P. Wood III, Antiquarian Bookseller

Charlesmith [?], Sarah

Christie's (London)

Chrysler Museum

Cialdella, Gary

Clatworthy Colorvues

Clergue, Lucien

Clift, William

Clough, Charlie

Cohain, Yossaif

Collectors' Center

Complete Book of Photographers

Conniff, Gregory

Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Cooper, Thomas Joshua

Copland, Aaron

Cox, Henry

Cratsley, Bruce

Imogen Cunningham Trust (see also: Friends of Imogen Cunningham)

Curtis Art Project
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Samuel J. Wagstaff papers, circa 1932-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Samuel J. Wagstaff papers
Samuel J. Wagstaff papers / Series 1: Correspondence / 1.2: Correspondence concerning Photography
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-wagssamu-ref107

Abramson, Michael - Zucars, Michael

Collection Creator:
Wagstaff, Samuel J.  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1975-1982, undated
Scope and Contents note:
Abramson, Michael

Adams, Ansel

Akiba, David (see: Box 8)

Atget, Eugene

Bechard, E.

Bowers, Harry

Brown, Lawrie

Clift, William

Cohen, Mark

Dawson, Robert

Funke

Heller, Michael

Horton, P. David

Judet, Berthe

Klein, William

Koslow, Michael

Kovacs, Andrea

Leatherdale, Marcus

Liebowitz, David Scott

Linn, Nancy

Nichols, G.

P., June

Rössler

Sabine

Salmiere

Sandrow, Hope

Saylor, Durston

Seidner, David

Solomon, Rosalind

Stanton, Mary Ellen

Tell, Susan May

Weideman, Ryan

Weiss, John

Weston, Edward

Wilks, Harry

Zucars, Michael
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Samuel J. Wagstaff papers, circa 1932-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Samuel J. Wagstaff papers
Samuel J. Wagstaff papers / Series 5: Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-wagssamu-ref240

Oral history interview with Paul Caponigro

Interviewee:
Caponigro, Paul, 1932-  Search this
Interviewer:
Larsen, Susan C.  Search this
Names:
Adams, Ansel, 1902-1984  Search this
Bufano, Beniamino, 1898-1970  Search this
Bunnell, Peter C.  Search this
Chappell, Walter, 1925-  Search this
Chiarenza, Carl  Search this
Clergue, Lucien.  Search this
Clift, William  Search this
Cosindas, Marie, 1925-  Search this
Cunningham, Imogen, 1883-1976  Search this
Graves, Morris, 1910-  Search this
Lange, Dorothea  Search this
Newhall, Beaumont, 1908-1993  Search this
O'Keeffe, Georgia , 1887-1986  Search this
Ranney, Edward.  Search this
Russek, Janet  Search this
Scheinbaum, David, 1951-  Search this
Singer, Robert T.  Search this
Strand, Paul, 1890-1976  Search this
Szarkowski, John  Search this
Tice, George A.  Search this
Uelsmann, Jerry, 1934-  Search this
Westin, Bert  Search this
White, Minor  Search this
Extent:
87 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1999 July 30-August 12
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Paul Caponigro conducted 1999 July 30-August 12, by Susan C. Larsen, for the Archives of American Art, at Caponigro's home, in Cushing, Maine.
Caponigro describes his childhood, military career, and travels through the southwest and northern California, his association with Minor White, exhibitions, publications, employment, and marriage to wife Eleanor.
Caponigro discusses the significance of his Stonehenge series of photographs; others' interpretations of his work; further exhibitions; and the role that his family's move to Santa Fe, New Mexico, has played in the evolution of his work.
Further discussion of the photographic scene in Santa Fe and its connection to American modernist photographers such as Paul Strand and Ansel Adams; travels; Guggenheim grant; the 1991 fall from a rocky ledge that was a physical and spiritual watershed in his life; and his new home in Cushing, Maine.
He recalls George Tice, Ansel Adams, Minor White, Bert Westin, Imogen Cunningham, Dorothea Lange, Oliver Gagliani, Beniamino Bufano, Morris Graves, Walter Chappell, Jerry Uelsmann, Carl Chiarenza, William Clift, Marie Cosindas, Peter Bunnell, John Szarkowski, Robert Singer, Beaumont Newhall, Georgia O'Keeffe, Ed Ranney, David Scheinbaum, Janet Russek, Lucien Clergue, and many others.
Biographical / Historical:
Paul Caponigro (1932- ) is a photographer and teacher from New England and New Mexico.
General:
Originally recorded on 7 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 12 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hr., 19 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Topic:
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Photographers -- Maine -- Cushing -- Interviews.  Search this
Photographers -- New Mexico -- Santa Fe -- Interviews.  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.caponi99
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-caponi99

Letters

Author:
Jameson, Robert 1774-1854  Search this
Author:
Clift, William 1775-1849  Search this
Milne-Home, David 1805-1890  Search this
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern DSI  Search this
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 items
Type:
Manuscripts
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1826
1826-1833
Topic:
Comets  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 000749 A
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_176469

Journal of an embassy from the governor general of India to the court of Ava / by John Crawfurd ; with an appendix, containing a description of fossil remains, by Professor Buckland and Mr. Clift

Title:
Crawfurd's Embassy: Ava
Journal of an embassy to the court of Ava
Author:
Crawfurd, John 1783-1868  Search this
Buckland, William 1784-1856  Search this
Clift, William 1775-1849  Search this
Donor:
Sturtevant, William C. DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 v., [8] leaves of plates (7 folded) : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Burma
Ava (Kingdom)
Date:
1834
19th century
18th century
Topic:
British--History  Search this
Paleontology  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DS485.B81 C9 1834
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_908667

Will Clift [Folder]

Additional name:
Clift, William  Search this
Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_106415

Certain places / photographs by William Clift

Author:
Clift, William 1944-  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago  Search this
Amon Carter Museum of Western Art  Search this
Subject:
Clift, William 1944- Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
21 leaves of plates : chiefly ill. ; 29 x 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1987
Topic:
Landscape photography  Search this
Call number:
TR647.C5763 C6 1987
TR647.C5763C6 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_405138

The Capitol in Albany / photographs by William Clift ... [et al.] ; preface by Mario M. Cuomo, Warren M. Anderson, Stanley Fink ; essay by William Kennedy

Author:
Clift, William 1944-  Search this
Kennedy, William 1928-  Search this
New York (State) Temporary State Commission on the Restoration of the Capitol  Search this
Physical description:
[48] p. : chiefly ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (State)
Albany
Albany (N.Y.)
Date:
1986
C1986
19th century
Topic:
Eclecticism in architecture  Search this
Architecture--History  Search this
Capital and capitol  Search this
Buildings, structures, etc  Search this
Call number:
NA4413.A42 C37 1986X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_498840

William Clift, 1944- [Folder]

Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_94018

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