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Photo-illustrations from the Physical Science Study Committee of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and other scientific studies

Collection Data

Names
Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991 (Photographer)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1946 - 1960
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: MFZ (Abbott) 93-6246
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Collection includes photographic illustrations of physical properties and phenomena for the Physical Science Study committee of M.I.T. and macro photographs of objects using the Supersight method developed by Abbott.
Content: Collection stamps, verso on some items.
Content: Institutional stamps on some items, verso.
Content: Photographer's stamps, verso.
Content: Title devised by cataloger.
Content: Titles, photographer's credit, copyright notice inscribed in ink, verso on some items.
Content: Typed paper label captions with negative numbers attached on some items, verso, others detached.
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 36 photographic prints : silver gelatin, b ; 37.9 x 48.2 cm. and smaller.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11970049
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG93-F168
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e678f7b0-c624-012f-89de-58d385a7bc34
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