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Albert Renger-Patzsch papers, 1890-1980 (bulk 1924-1966)

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Renger-Patzsch (Albert) papers
Series V. Ephemera, 1927-1980 circa 345 items
Series V.B. Offprints and other printed ephemera, 1927-1972 circa 50 items
The subseries includes 9 offprints with texts by Renger-Patzsch, containing illustrations of his photographs, or texts by other authors. Other printed ephemera in this subseries are arranged chronologically. Two groups are arranged by topic: the Photokina 1960, and the 1960 Culture Prize awarded to Renger-Patzsch.
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20 1 Offprints, , 1927-1972 undated
20 1 Bey, Paul, 1928-1929
1 leaf: "Neue Wege in der Lichtbildkunst" by Paul Bey; in: Velhagen & Klasings Monatshefte (43. Jahrg., 1928/29, 2. Bd). Includes a photograph of the coal mine Zeche Königsborn by R.P.
20 1 Klingender, F. D. (Francis Donald), 1928
1 offprint (3 leaves): "Grotesque ornament in Mediaeval art" by Francis Donald Klingender; in: The Connoisseur (Nov. 1928). Includes R.P.'s photographs of the choir-stall in the monastery of Kappenberg, Westphalia.
20 1 Renger-Patzsch, Albert, [pre-war]
1 leaf depicting photographs of plants by R.P.; in: Zeitbilder. Filed in: Box 24*, F. 1.
20 1 Renger-Patzsch, Albert, [pre-war]
1 leaf: "Photographie und Kunst". An article by R.P. issued on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Behnhaus in Bad Harzburg. Source and date unknown.
20 1 Renger-Patzsch, Albert, 1927
1 offprint: "Photographie und Kunst" by R.P.; in: Photographische Korrespondenz ("Sonderabdruck", 63. Bd. Nr. 3 (752), 1 März 1927, pp. 80-82). Includes 2 photographs by R.P.
20 1 Renger-Patzsch, Albert, 1966
1 leaf: "Der Amateur und der Gegenstand" by R.P.; in: Photoblätter (Heft 1, 1966).
20 1 Renger-Patzsch, Albert, 1972?
1 leaf: "Der geistige Standort der Fotografie" by R.P.; in: Der Westfalenspiegel, undated Issued on the occasion of an exhibition of R.P.'s photographic work at the Museum am Ostwall in Dortmund. Filed in Box 24*, F. 1.
20 1 Weinert, August, 1928?
2 items: 1 offprint and 1 collage. Offprint: "Das Problem der Fussleiden und seine Lösung" by August Weinert; in: Die Medizinische Welt; illustrated by R.P. The collage possibly by Samuel Adler. [See also correspondence between Weinert and R.P. filed in Box 1, F. 10.]
20 1 Wunder, Franz, undated
1 offprint: "Photographie und Kunst" by Franz Wunder; in: Das Bild ? (undated [pre-war], May 30, No. 5, pp. 192-198). With a label of [Adolf Schustermann clipping service. [Fragile. Photocopy made on acid free paper.]
20 2 Pre-war publications, 1927-1940, undated
11 items: a wine list of the Club von Berlin; Kestner-Gesellschaft's Winterprogramm for 1927-1928; announcement (3 copies) of the exhibition Neue Möglichkeiten photographischer Bildkunst: A. Renger-Patzsch Bad Harburg, held at Graphisches Kabinett München; a list of exhibitions held at the Museum Zwickau; 1932 New Year's greetings from Schloemann Aktiengesellschaft in Düsseldorf [filed in Box 24*, F.5]; a flyer regarding the exhibition Die Kamera held in 1933 at Ausstellungshallen am Funkturm in Berlin; curriculum of Höhere Graphische Fachschule der Stadt Berlin [filed on Box 24*, F.5]; a legal document concerning insurance for artisans, and a postcard with R.P.'s photograph "Lübeck Heiligengeistspital."
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Box 24* 5 Oversize from Box 20, F. 2
2 items: 1932 New Year's greetings from Schloemann Aktiengesellschaft in Düsseldorf; and curriculum of the Höhere Graphische Fachschule der Stadt Berlin.
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20 3 Publications, 1953-1961
5 items: an engagement announcement; a poster for R.P.'s lecture Wo steht die Fotografie heute? (held on March 12, 1956 at Staatliche Landesbildstelle Hamburg, filed in Box 24, F. 5); an unidentified fragment of statutes of an association,and 2 items related to Rudolf Schwarz: prospectus for Kirchenbau, Welt vor der Schwelle, and Rudolf Schwarz's obituary.
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Box 24* 5 Oversize from Box 20, F. 3
1 item: a poster for R.P's lecture Wo steht die Fotografie heute?, held on March 12, 1956 at the Staatliche Landesbildstelle Hamburg.
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20 4 Photokina 1960 [International Photo- and Cine Exhibition]
7 items related to the Photokina 1960 exhibition in Cologne.
20 5 Culture Prize 1960 and Culture Prize 1966
9 items: programs of the 1960 and 1966 award ceremonies, and reply cards.
20 6 Publications, 1962
4 items: an offprint from Collection de Photo-cinéma, published by Photo-Club du Val-de-Bièvre: includes articles on photography by Jean Adhemar, Jean Fage, Lucien Lorelle, Daniel Masclet, Marcel Bovis, Charles Perussaux, Jean Leroy (about Eugène Atget), and Lucienne Contreras. 3 items related to the 31st international exhibition organized by Photo Ciné Club du Val-de-Bièvre Les grands photographes de notre temps, held at Hôtel de ville de Versailles, June 8 - July 1, 1962, including a text about the exhibition [author unknown, incomplete, only the first two pages are present in the archive]. Also: 1 issue of L'officiel de la photographie et du cinéma, (no. 96, June 62) published by F.I.A.P. (Fédération internationale de l'art photographique).
20 7 Publications, 1965
2 items: typescript catalog of the exhibition Albert Renger-Patzsch photographer, thirty-nine prints, held at Lotte Jacobi Place in Deering, New Hampshire. Also: prospectus for the book Im Wald [filed in Box 24*, F.5].
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Box 24* 5 Oversize from Box 20, F. 7
1 item: prospectus for the book Im Wald.
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20 8 Publications, 1966
2 items: typescript (8 leaves) of a speech by Adolf J. Schmoll gen. Eisenwerth; and a privately printed book by Siegried Unseld Ninon Hesse zum Gedächtnis.
20 9 Publications, 1970- 1971
10 items: 3 items related to the exhibition Albert Renger-Patzsch und seine Schüler held at Staatliche Landesbildstelle Bremen in 1970 [filed in Box 24*, F.5], and at Staatliche Landesbildstelle Hamburg in 1971, including a typescript by Fritz Kempe; and 6 items related to the exhibition Albert Renger-Patzsch und seine Schüler, Beginn der modernen Fotografie held in 1971 at Landesbildstelle Berlin, Zentrum für audio-visuelle Medien, including 5 copies of a printed text about R.P. by Fritz Kempe, and a poster [poster filed in Box 24*, F. 5].
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Box 24* 5 Oversize from Box 20, F. 9
2 items: 1 announcement of the exhibition Albert Renger-Patzsch und seine Schüler, organized by the Staatliche Landesbildstelle Hamburg and held June 21-July 31, 1970 at the Landesbildstelle Bremen, with text by Fritz Kempe; and 1 poster for the exhibition Albert Renger-Patzsch und seine Schüler, held Nov. 8-Dec 19, 1971 at the Landesbildstelle Berlin.
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20 10 Publications, 1972
2 items: checklist of the exhibition Westfälische Wasserburgen, held Feb. 6-27, 1972 at Sauerland-Museum Arnsberg, with photographs by Albert Renger-Patzsch and Sabine Renger-Patzsch; and an award certificate for R.P. for his participation at Kalenderschau 1972.


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