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Guide to the Isak Dinesen Photography Exhibit Collection, 1943-1990 and undated

Summary

Collection comprises materials created or collected in preparation for a 1990 exhibit held at the University of San Francisco Gleeson Library on Isak Dinesen/Karen Blixen that featured photographs taken of her by Rie Nissen. Includes a few letters, photocopies of biographical information for Nissen, a 1943 catalog of Nissen's photography, caption notes for the photographs, exhibit caption cards, as well as publicity drafts and material. There are two items written in Danish.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11651
Title
Isak Dinesen photography exhibit collection
Date
1943-1990 and undated
Extent
0.1 Linear Feet, 32 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Collection comprises materials created or collected in preparation for a 1990 exhibit held at the University of San Francisco Gleeson Library on Isak Dinesen/Karen Blixen that featured photographs taken of her by Rie Nissen. Includes a few letters, photocopies of biographical information for Nissen, a 1943 catalog of Nissen's photography, caption notes for the photographs, exhibit caption cards, as well as publicity drafts and material. There are two items written in Danish.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

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Collection is open for research.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Isak Dinesen Photography Exhibit Collection, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Photography exhibit collection
Folder 1
 


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Provenance

The Isak Dinesen Photography Exhibit Collection was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 2015.

Processing Information

Processed by Alice Poffinberger, July, 2018

Accessions described in this collection guide: 2015-0050-LUBMSS521