Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Diane Vogt O'Connor Photograph Collection

Collection ID:
Vogt-O'Connor, Diane
Vogt-O'Connor, Diane
Stillfried, Raimund, Baron von, 1839-1911
Kusakabe, Kimbei, 1841-1934
circa 1878-1879
Physical Description:
3 Albumen prints
8.5 x 10.5 in.

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Three handcolored albumen prints, one of Kamata Yashiki Garden in Tokyo; and two depicting Japanese women: one attributed to Baron Raimond Von Stillfired of Austria (1839-1911), circa 1879, depicting Japanese women in an architectural setting, and the other attributed to Kusakabe Kimbei (active 1880's), circa 1878, showing two seated Japanese women playing go in an architectural interior.
Scope and Contents

1.5 linear feet

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Diana Vogt O'Conner is an established archivist who has worked at a number of places, including the Smithsonian Institution Archives, the Society of American Archivists, the National Archives and Records Administration, and the National Park Service. She works as an archival consultant for both private and public institutions throughout the world. Conner has published a number of books and guides relating to specific collections, museology, and the archival field.

Custodial History
Donated by Diane Vogt O'Conner, 1991 ; Originally purchased from Laurence D. Brill, New York, 1987.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Diane Vogt O'Connor Photograph Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.

More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
FSA A1991.03

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Japan -- Description and Travel Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Albumen prints Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
USA -- District of Columbia -- Washington Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
Washington, D.C. 20013