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  • Biographical / Historical
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing Information
  • Scope and Contents
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
    Title: Morrie Camhi Photograph
    creator: Camhi, Morrie, 1928-1999
    Identifier/Call Number: Coll2015-021
    Physical Description: 1 Photographic Prints 1 flat box 1 photographic print with matte frame. 9.5" x 12" (mounted to matte board and surrounded by a matte frame measuring 16" x 20")
    Date (inclusive): 1982
    Container: 1

    Biographical / Historical

    Morrie Camhi was born in New York City in 1928 to Greek Jewish immigrant parents. He attended High School in Los Angeles and studied English literature at UCLA. Camhi, a self-taught photographer, established a commercial photography business in Petaluma, California. In 1972 he began to teach photography at San Francisco City College and later, Stanford University, U.C. Berkeley, University of Oregon, Columbia College at Chicago, and Sonoma State University.

    Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish images or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the ONE Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at USC Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder #, or item name], Morrie Camhi Photograph, Coll2015-021, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

    Processing Information

    Collection processed by Nicholas Beyelia, 2015.

    Scope and Contents

    One silver gelatin print produced by photographer Morrie Camhi and mounted to a matte frame. Back of matte frame is signed and numbered by Camhi.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Donated by Stephen M. Hanna to ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at the USC Libraries, September 29, 2015