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Barry and Gloria Garfinkel collection of photographs

Call Number

PR 382


1946-1974, inclusive


Garfinkel, Barry H., 1928-


1 Linear feet in 1 box

Language of Materials

English .


This collection consists of 39 black and white photographs by various photographers. The photographs date from 1946-1974, and feature portraits of prominent people and New York City street scenes.


The collection is aranged alphabetically by photographer.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of 39 black and white photographs by various photographers, including Victor Laredo, Fritz Henle, Arnold Eagle, Jill Freedman, Bruce Davidson, Jerry Lang, N. Jay Jaffee, Fons Ianelli, Fred McDarrah, Ken Regan, Ron Galella, and Arthur Leipzig. The photographs date from 1946-1974. Some photos feature portraits of prominent people, such as Truman Capote, Bella Abzug, John Cassavetes, and Diane Keaton. Other photos capture New York City street scenes, including police officers on the beat, children playing, iconic buildings, and views in Central Park.

Access Restrictions

Open to qualified researchers by appointment only.

Use Restrictions

Permission to reproduce any Department of Prints, Photographs and Architectural Collections holdings through publication must be obtained from: Rights and Reproductions, The New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024. Phone: (212) 873-3400 ext. 270. Fax: (212) 579-8794.

Preferred Citation

The collection should be cited as: Barry and Gloria Garfinkel Collection of Photographs, PR 382, Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections, The New-York Historical Society.

Credit line should read: Gift of Barry H. and Gloria Garfinkel

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Barry and Gloria Garfinkel, 2017.

Collection processed by

Marybeth Kavanagh

About this Guide

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2023-08-21 15:48:01 -0400.
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Language: English

Processing Information

This material was originally included in the finding aid for the Michael Sonnenfeldt Collection of Theatre, Film, and Entertainment Photography PR 305, which was processed by project intern Brynn White in 2014. This material was separated into a discrete collection and finding aid in 2019 by processing archivist Marybeth Kavanagh.


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