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Portrait photography -- Archival resources

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Lou D'Elia collection on George Hurrell

Identifier: 6151
Overview George Hurrell began his career as a photographer working for MGM during the Golden Age of Hollywood, during which time he photographed some of the most famous movie stars of the period, and as a result became one of the most famous studio photographers in Hollywood. He became known for his use of light that included spotlights and shadows, and hand-retouching, which produced romantic portraits that became his signature style. He continued to use this style throughout his long career, defining...
Dates: 1922-2015

Hugh Harrison photographs of Robert Joel

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Coll2012-067
Abstract Hugh Harrison photographic portraits of Robert Joel, undated.
Dates: undated

Stathis Orphanos gay activist photographs

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Coll2012-053
Abstract Stathis Orphanos photographic portraits of iconic gay activists, including Forman Brown, Harry Hay, Morris Kight, and Jim Kepner, undated. Note: Sixty-nine digital photographs of non-gay military content were sent to the archives at an earlier time, but without an accompanying deed of gift. These images have been referenced under this collection number as well.
Dates: undated

Daniel D. Teoli, Jr. photographs

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Coll2015-017
Overview Twenty-five photographic prints, primarily portraitures, produced by photographer Daniel D. Teoli, 1973-1975 and 2014. Daniel D. Teoli, a self-taught photographer, worked to document the street life of 1970s Los Angeles and Hollywood. The images, primarily portraitures, emphasize the diversity in the population of 1970s Los Angeles. A number of images are devoted to transgender burlesque performer Barbara Lemay and depict her dressed in full costume.
Dates: 1973-1975, 2014