Camera work: a photographic quarterly

Collection ID:
Archives of American Art
Physical Description:
33 Volumes

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
33 volumes of Camera Work, published between 1903 and 1917. This is an incomplete set gathered from various sources by the Archives of American Art. Fifty nos. were published in all.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Camera Work was a photography periodical published in New York, N.Y.; Alfred Stieglitz was editor. Containing work by major photographers, the magazine was a forum for modern critical thinking on photography and other art forms.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Issues were donated by different donors and gathered by the Archives of American Art to form the collection. Donors or sources include Swann Auction Galleries, Elizabeth McCausland, Rosa E. Prigosen, and the Detroit Institute of Arts.

Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint)
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint)
New York, A. Stieglitz.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Photography -- Periodicals Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photography, Artistic -- Periodicals Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001