Neil Allen Papers,
1972-1976, 1985

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 12-075
Creators:
Allen, Neil.
Dates:
1972-1976, 1985
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
Neil Allen of Neil Allen Productions worked on the audiovisual elements of the Hall of Photography at the National Museum of American History. The hall opened in 1972 and was organized by Eugene Ostroff, curator. Allen worked on installations of photographs broken down into seven broad categories: scientific photography, frontier photography, family photography, news and documentary photography, amateur photography, color photography, and applications of photography. Materials include correspondence, contracts, research notes, scripts, images, motion picture film, audio recordings, and clippings.

Notes
Personal Papers

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 12-075, Neil Allen Papers

Keywords
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National Museum of American History (U.S.). Hall of Photography Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
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