Maria von Matthiessen Photoprints
Digitized Content

Collection ID:
Acevedo, Edwin
Acevedo, Gilbert
Von Matthiessen, Maria
circa 1990-1998
Physical Description:
2 Cubic feet
4 boxes
Photographic prints depicting Country and Western musicians. Many of the photographs are humorous, whimsical, or even surrealistic.

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Photographs of country and Western musicians from the portfolio and book, "Songs from the Hills".

1 series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Edwin Acevedo served as printer for the photographer in the 1980s until his death from cancer. His brother, Gil Acevedo, printed for Ms. von Matthiessen afterward.

Processing Information
Collection is unprocessed.
Processing Information
Collection processed by NMAH Staff, 1998.
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated by Maria von Matthiessen, date unknown.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
paper,,Silver gelatin on,matted.
Restrictions on Access
Collection open for research on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Preferred Citation
Maria von Matthiessen Photoprints, ca 1990-1998, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Reproduction restricted due to copyright or trademark. Artist retains copyright.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Gift of the artist in memory of Edwin and Gilbert Acevedo, and several private donors.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Country music Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- 1980-2000 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Portraits -- 1980-2000 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Musicians -- United States Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012