Scope and Contents
The 4,899 prints in this component approximately measure 10 inches by 8 inches (25.4 centimeters by 20.32 centimeters) and depict 780 discrete portrait settings, events, or sites. Digital surrogates for prints in this component are available in the Digital Collections.
- From the Collection: Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Language of Materials
Chiefly in English.
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Box 50 is for research use only, and may not be duplicated.
Boxes 80-81: Restricted fragile material. For further information consult the appropriate curator.
Organized under five headings for Portraits, Stage Door Canteen (American Theatre Wing), Events, Places, and Artwork.
Part of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Repository
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