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[George Evans collection of photographs for Streetfare Journal broadsides].
BANC PIC 2016.065--B; BANC PIC 2016.065--C; BANC PIC 2016.065--PIC; BANC PIC 2016.065
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Title:

[George Evans collection of photographs for Streetfare Journal broadsides]
Streetfare journal

Creator/Contributor:

Evans, George, 1948-, creator, creator.

Creator/Contributor:

Vignes, Michelle, 1926-, photographer.

Creator/Contributor:

Siskind, Aaron, photographer.

Creator/Contributor:

Rosoff, Sue, photographer.

Abstract:

Includes photographs collected by George Evans, at least some of which were considered for publication on his Streetfare Journal broadsides. Photographers include Michelle Vignes (dancers at an Oakland blues club), Sue Rosoff (rodeo images The Stretch, Out of the chutes and Bulldogger) and Aaron Siskind (rocks at Martha's Vineyard). Also includes layouts for various Streetfare journal broadsides illustrated by Vignes' photographs, and a file of correspondence from Vignes to Evans (shelved in PIC folder), which also contains an issue of San Francisco Examiner magazine Image featuring a story on East Bay blues culture illustrated by Vignes' images.

Date:

1985 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Evans, George -- 1948- -- Archives
Streetfare journal -- Archives
Blues (Music) -- California -- Oakland
Rodeos -- Photographs

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
Also includes subject file on Michelle Vignes (PIC folder).
Photographs from the Streetfare Journal records, BANC PIC 2016.065, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase from Burton I. Weiss; 2015.
Purchased ; from Burton I. Weiss ; 2015.
Related collection: George Evans papers (BANC MSS 2010/255).
Related collection: Streetfare Journal records (BANC MSS 2010/256).
George Evans was a poet and the founder of Streetfare Journal.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

photoprint
6 photographs in 6 folders : gelatin silver prints on board mounts ; sheets 41 x 51 cm or smaller, mounts 51 x 59 cm or smaller

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2016.065--B
BANC PIC 2016.065--C
BANC PIC 2016.065--PIC
BANC PIC 2016.065

Origin:

California

Related Item:

George Evans papers : Evans, George, : 1948-