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Lincoln Kirstein family photo albums

Collection Data

Family photographs are mostly unidentified and undated.Volume 1A centers on Kirstein's mother, Rose Stein Kirstein and her family going back before 1896; Volume 1B introduces Kirstein's father, Louis Edward Kirstein, his older sister Mina and Lincoln as a little boy; Volume 2 is Lincoln as a baby, youth, with his siblings including his younger brother George, and camp photos, 1915-1917; and Volume 3 is Lincoln from young to old man and includes his wife Fidelma Cadmus Kirstein, photos of sculptures and portraits of Lincoln, and photos from Fire Island. Photographers include George Platt Lynes, Cecil Beaton and Martha Swope.
Beaton, Cecil, 1904-1980 (Photographer)
Lynes, George Platt, 1907-1955 (Photographer)
Swope, Martha (Photographer)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1896 - 1989
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZEB 00-71
Kirstein, Lincoln, 1907-1996
Kirstein, Louis Edward, 1867-1942
Kirstein, Fidelma Cadmus
Curtiss, Mina Kirstein, 1896-1985
Kirstein family
Photograph albums
Content: Photo albums were separated from the Lincoln Kirstein papers (*MGZMD 123).
Acquisition: Gift; Lincoln Kirstein; 1995.
Content: Arrangement is primarily chronological.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 volumes (9 inches)
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 866822422
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20007535
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 697dc320-d704-0137-fc0d-1fe69aa01b68
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