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Happy Birthday Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Mathew Brady (1822-1896), [Abraham Lincoln], May 16, 1861, (2009.15.1) Thomas McAvoy (1905-1966), [Marian Anderson and her mother on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial after her Easter concert, Washington, DC], April 9, 1939, (1083.2005) Roman Vishniac (1897-1990), [Lincoln Memorial, Washington, … Continue reading

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Castro Street Fair, San Francisco, 1980

Paul Fusco, San Francisco, California, 1980 (7.1981) Paul Fusco, San Francisco, California, 1980 (8.1981) Paul Fusco, San Francisco, California, 1980 (14.1981) Paul Fusco, San Francisco, California, 1980 (17.1981) Paul Fusco, San Francisco, California, 1980 (18.1981) The Castro Street Fair is … Continue reading

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John Lennon, October 9, 1940–December 8, 1980

John Lennon and Yoko Ono, War is Over!, 1969–70 John Lennon, Fit to Die, 1969–70 Richard Avedon, [John Lennon, Eyes of the Beatles, Vogue], ca. 1967 Vik Muniz, Memory Rendering of John Lennon in Manhattan, 1995 Weegee, One of the … Continue reading

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Sonny Rollins is 80!

Herman Leonard, Sonny Rollins, Paris, 1960 (c) Herman Leonard Photography, LLC

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Happy 80th Birthday Nathan Lyons!

Nathan Lyons, Untitled, from the “Notations in Passing” series, 1962–74 Nathan Lyons is a photographer (Verbal Landscape/Dinosaur Sat Down, Notations in Passing, Riding First Class on the Titanic!, After 9/11), educator (founder of Visual Studies Workshop), curator/coordinator (John Wood: On … Continue reading

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A few photographs from Haiti, made by Danny Lyon in the 1980s…

Danny Lyon, Two youths imitate the Tontons Macoute during Mardi Gras, Gonaives, 1983-86 Danny Lyon, Women wait to plant field above Jacmel, 1983-86 Danny Lyon, Port-au-Prince, 1983-86 Danny Lyon, [Haiti], 1983-86 Danny Lyon, Gonaives, February 9, 1986, A few photographs … Continue reading

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Earth Day, 2020

Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008), Earth Day, 1970 (822.2002) (This poster was made for the first Earth Day, 50 years ago today.) NASA, Earthrise, December 24, 1968 (2016.23.1) Apollo 8, the first manned mission to the moon, entered lunar orbit on Christmas … Continue reading

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Happy Day Before Earth Day Day

Marilyn Bridges, Pathway Into Infinity, Nazca, Peru, 1979 (448.1983) Marilyn Bridges, Pathway to Infinity, high overview, Nazca, Peru, 1988 (2009.95.6) Marilyn Bridges, Nazca, Peru, “Concorde”, 1979 (450.1983) Marilyn Bridges, Feathers, Nazca, Peru, (447.1983) Marilyn Bridges, Birdman, Nazca, Peru, 1979 (446.1983) … Continue reading

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John Pfahl (1939-2020)

John Pfahl (1939-2020), Moose and Arrow, Grand Teton National Park, WY, From “Altered Landscapes,” September 1977 (427.1984) John Pfahl (1939-2020), Outlined Boulders, Red Rock Canyon, CA, From “Altered Landscapes,” March 1976 (424.1984) John Pfahl (1939-2020), Bagel Pile, South Buffalo, New … Continue reading

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“Joy of Living”

Just Let Me Look at You, Kenny Baker; Harry Sosnik And His Orchestra; Jerome Kern; Dorothy Fields, 1938. From the RKO-Radio Picture “Joy Of Living”. You are there, exciting and fair While I’m so dull tonight Seems there’s a lull … Continue reading

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