Guide to the Nancy Sirkis Digital Photoprints
Digitized Content

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1186
Creators:
Sirkis, Nancy
Dates:
circa 2008-2009
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
10 Photographic prints
Repository:
Color digital photographic prints by Nancy Sirkis, some panoramic, depicting scenes in New York City and Buffalo, N.Y., and small towns.

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
These photographs are digital prints from two ongoing projects by this photographer: (1) "Five Boroughs," a study of New York City; and (2) "Small Towns," which has led her to travel widely across America. Some of the images are panoramic, which the photographer creates by taking multiple incremental exposures, rather than a single panoramic view. These prints vary in size, the largest being 17" x 29".

Arrangement
Arrangement
Collection is arranged into one series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Nancy Sirkis was born in New York City. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Rhode Island School of Design and an M.A., from Hunter College. She has published books of her photographs, including Pleasures and Palaces (1962), "One Family" (1971), and Reflections of 1776: The Colonies Revisited (1974); has had her work published in many magazines, and has exhibited photographs in numerous galleries and museums since 1970.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by David Haberstich.
Author
David Haberstich
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated by Nancy Sirkis, date unknown.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for unrestricted research on site.
Preferred Citation
Nancy Sirkis Digital Photoprints, 2009-2009, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of the artist.
Conditions Governing Use
Nancy Sirkis retains copyright. Reproduction requests must be referred to the photographer. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Panoramas Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Small towns Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- Photoprints -- Inkjet -- 2000-2010 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New York (N.Y.) -- 21st century Place 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
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives