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Stefan Lorant collection, ca. 1869-1993 (bulk 1920-1992)

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Finding aid for the Stefan Lorant collection, ca. 1869-1993

Title: Stefan Lorant collection
Dates: ca. 1869-1993 (bulk 1920-1992)
Number: 920024
Creator/Collector: Lorant, Stefan, 1901-1997
Extent: 47.0 linear feet (47 boxes)
Abstract: A founder of modern pictorial journalism. Photographic documentation collected by Lorant represents German history from the Bismarck era to the Nuremberg Trials (ca. 1871-1946). A smaller portion of the collection consists of stills from Lorant's silent films and personal photographs of himself, his friends, and family. Extensive correspondence from his American years primarily concerns book projects.
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Language: Collection material is in English and German.
Repository: The Getty Research Institute
Special Collections
1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 1100
Los Angeles, California, 90049-1688
(310) 440-7390
Author: Finding aid prepared by Brent Maddox.


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