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Guide to the Miguel Gandert Photographs, ca. 1975-1998
M1016  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Access Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Gandert, Miguel. Photographs,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1975-1998
    Collection number: M1016
    Creator: Gandert, Miguel.
    Extent: 7 linear ft. (229 photographs and .75 feet printed material)
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Abstract: The collection contains 229 photographs documenting His work deals with Hispanic rituals, family life, and gang life. In addition to the photographic prints there are related books, magazines, reviews, and clippings.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions

    None.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Acquisition Information

    Purchased, 1998.

    Preferred Citation

    Miguel Gandert Photographs. M1016. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biography

    Miguel Gandert has been making powerful images of various aspects of contemporary Hispanic culture in New Mexico for over 20 years. His work deals with Hispanic rituals, family life, and gang life in a manner that is denied to most other photographers. His work qualifies as both art and documentary. He is currently teaching at the University of New Mexico.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    In addition to the photographic prints there are related books, magazines, reviews, and clippings.

    Access Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Hispanic American art.
    Hispanic Americans.
    Photography--Albuquerque (N.M.)
    Photoprints.
    Photographers.