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Beaumont and Nancy Newhall papers, 1843-1993 (bulk 1929-1993)

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Newhall (Beaumont and Nancy) Papers
Series V. Beaumont Newhall Lecture Materials, 1934-1992 ca. 10 lin. ft.
Series V.B. Sound cassettes, 1968-1992, n.d. 142 cassettes
Selected audio recordings: 1968-1992, n.d.

Interviews and lectures. Sound cassettes have been numbered by the repository, C1-C142. Reformatted cassettes are available for use. Online access to selected digitized audio recordings is available to on-site readers and Getty staff.
Original cassettes are filed in the boxes named. Reformatted versions (archival masters, copy masters and use copies), although described here, are shelved elsewhere.
box
210 1968-1978
C1: Arnold Newman conversation with Nancy Newhall 1968,
1 sound cassette.
C2: Film beginnings (B.Newhall lecture, Rochester Institute of Technology) 1968 Apr 2,
1 sound cassette.
C3: Beaumont Newhall on film (Rochester Institute of Technology) 1968 May 19,
1 sound cassette.
C4: History of Photography (Univ. of California, Santa Cruz) 1968 July 1,
1 sound cassette.
Label on side B: Party at Adams's house, piano much laughter.
C5: Ansel Adams and Adrian Wilson playing piano at party on last day of UC Summer Workshop [Univ. of California, Santa Cruz] 1968 July 6,
1 sound cassette
C6: Barbara Morgan Nov 1968,
1 sound cassette.
C7: Toward a New Vision of the Universe (B. Newhall lecture, George Eastman House) 1969 June 7,
1 sound cassette.
C8: Toward a New Vision of the Universe (George Eastman House) 1969 June 7,
1 sound cassette.
C9: On Criticism and Photography (Society for Photographic Education) 1970,
1 sound cassette.
C10: Minor White, lecture by B. and N. Newhall 1971 Mar 10,
1 sound cassette.
C11: Felix Man and Stefan Lorant. Colloquy on photojournalism (B. Newhall's Seminar SUNY, Rochester). 1971 May 12,
1 sound cassette.
C12: Beaumont and Nancy Newhall Farewell Party at George Eastman House 1971 July 7,
1 sound cassette.
C13: Beaumont and Nancy Newhall Farewell Party at George Eastman House 1971 July 7,
1 sound cassette.
C14: Walker Evans (B. Newhall at Univ. of Michigan) 1971 Oct 29,
1 sound cassette.
Note on cassette label: "At his exhibit at Univ. of Michigan, Walker Evans answered questions from the audience before I gave my lecture." Transcription in Newhall, Photographs, Essays and Images, pp. 211-220.
C15: Film History: Introduction of Sound, and the film Sous le toits de Paris (UNM) 1971 Nov 16,
1 sound cassette.
C16: Historiography & History of Photography (B. Newhall lecture at Princeton Univ.) 1973 May 14,
1 sound cassette.
C17: Interview with Brett Weston 1973 June 18,
1 sound cassette (21 min.) : analog, original
1 sound cassette (21 min.) : analog, archival master
1 sound disc (CD) (21 min.) : digital, copy master.
1 sound disc (CD) (21 min.) : digital, use copy.
C18: Writing my History of photography (Historiography seminar) 1975 Feb 18,
1 sound cassette.
Side 2 labelled: B. Newhall lecture: Birth of photography, prob. 1969? 1989? [indecipherable date]
C19: Interview with William Clift 1975 Apr 27,
1 sound cassette.
C20: Interview with William Clift 1975 Apr 27,
1 sound cassette (45 min.): analog, original.
1 sound tape reel (45 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, mono. ; 5 in., 1/2 tape, archival master.
1 sound cassette (45 min.) : digital, copy master.
1 sound cassette (45 min.) : analog, use copy.
Interview 18 min., followed by music program. B. Newhall in conversation with Clift at the Museum of New Mexico. Broadcast on KHFM, Albuquerque.
C21: Laura Gilpin interview with B. Newhall 1975 Apr 28,
1 sound cassette.
Side A label: Photo reception, cond. Side B label: Coburn and Stieglitz.
C22: Laura Gilpin interview with B. Newhall 1975 Apr 28,
1 sound cassette.
Broadcast KHFM, Albuquerque.
C23: Sarah Greenough, Social Landscape (Art History 426, UNM) 1975 May 1,
1 sound cassette.
C24: Recollections of Alden Scott Boyer (UNM) 1975 May 6,
1 sound cassette.
Note on label: "a rather poor recollection."
C25: Deutsche Werkbund Exhibit "Film und Foto", Stuttgart 1929 (B. Newhall lecture, UNM) 1976,
1 sound cassette.
C26: Historiography seminar (UNM) 1977 Feb 17,
1 sound cassette.
C27: Stieglitz on Picasso (B. Newhall lecture) 1977 May 15,
1 sound cassette.
C28: B. Newhall interview with Abby Eden on the Gernsheim Collection 1977 Aug 20,
1 sound cassette.
C29: Photographers of the West, 1842-1930, (Univ. of Colorado) 1977 Sept 9,
1 sound cassette (67 min.) : analog, original.
2 sound tape reels of 2 (67 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, mono. ; 5 in., 1/2 in. tape, archival master.
2 sound cassetes of 2 (67 min.) : digital, copy master.
1 sound cassette of 1 (67 min.) : analog, use copy.
C30: Alfred Stieglitz (B. Newhall lecture) 1977 Oct 15,
1 sound cassette.
C31: Georgia O'Keeffe TV documentary, sound track 1977 Nov 15,
1 sound cassette.
C32: Black Mountain College Experience, side 1, side 2 1978 May 4,
1 sound cassette.
C33: Black Mountain College Experience, side 3 1978 Mar 4,
1 sound cassette.
C34: John Morris 1978 Mar 7,
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: "a very poor recording of John Morris, also words and pictures"
box
211 1978-1982
C35: Alfred Stieglitz and the Steerage (B. Newhall lecture, UNM) 1978 Apr 14,
1 sound cassette.
Note on label: "transcribed."
C36: Alfred Stieglitz: The European Years, B. Newhall lecture 1978 May 22,
1 sound cassette.
Note on label: "This is a very poor recording. Can this be improved?"
C37: Alfred Stieglitz: The European Years (B. Newhall lecture at the Metropolitan Museum) 1978 May 22,
1 sound cassette. [Copy 2 or continuation of tape C36?]
Note on label: "delivered in Boston, London, Paris, Vienna."
C38: Collectors symposium: Harry Lunn and George Rinhart (B. Newhall lecture, George Eastman House) 1978 Oct 11,
1 sound cassette.
Note on label: "duplicate."
C39: Collectors Symposium: Harry Lunn and George Rinhart (George Eastman House) 1978 Oct 12,
1 sound cassette.
C40: Collodion invention to tintype; Master portraitists, Nadar (Art History 425, UNM) 1979,
1 sound cassette.
C41: Historiography of Photography: a survey lecture (Chicago Art Institute) 1979 Jan 26,
1 sound cassette.
Note on case: 1982 Sept 5, not chosen for transcription [sic?].
C42: B. Newhall lecture on "Mirrors and Windows" exhibit (Walker Art Center, Minneapolis) 1979 Feb 23,
1 sound cassette.
Note on label: Szarkofski.
C43: Ansel Adams and New Mexico, B. Newhall lecture, History of Photography Symposium (UNM) 1979 Mar 30,
1 sound cassette.
C44: Solarization (Art History 426, UNM) 1979 Apr 24,
1 sound cassette.
C45: Air Vision, B. Newhall lecture (National Air and Space Museum, Washington) 1979 Sept 20,
1 sound cassette.
C46: The Genesis of Pictorial Photography, B. Newhall lecture (Museum of Fine Arts, Houston) 1979 Oct 26,
1 sound cassette.
C47: Photography and the book (Boston Public Library) 1980 May 3,
1 sound cassette of 2.
C48: Photography and the book (Boston Public Library) 1980 May 3,
2nd sound cassette of 2.
C49: Ralph Harley interviewing Harold Kitner at Kent State Univ. on Stieglitz's Steerage photograph following B. Newhall lecture Nov 1980,
1 sound cassette.
C50: Polaroid Film 1981 Jan 3,
1 sound cassette of 2.
Tape relates to a film Newhall made for Polaroid.
C51: Polaroid Film 1981 Jan 3,
2nd sound cassette of 2.
Relates to film Newhall made for Polaroid. Label on tape: Concord flight NY to London, video art film; pilot's comments. Note on case: preproduction.
C52: Making Film in London for Polaroid 1981,
1 sound cassette.
Note on case: Trip 2, finished production then to Paris.
C53: 50 Years of Photography (B. Newhall lecture, International Center for Photography, NYC) 1981 Feb 19,
C54: Barbara Morgan, pt. 3, pt. 4 1981 Sept 22,
1 sound cassette.
C55: Nadar (Art History 425, UNM) 1982,
1 sound cassette.
C56: Strand, Sheeler, Steichen, Weston (Art History 426, UNM), side B 1982 Mar 7,
1 sound cassette.
Side A label: lecture 15 Mid-term review, partly duplicate of [side B; scraps.
C57: B. Newhall lecture (Univ. of Oklahoma), side 1 1982 June 19,
1 sound cassette.
Side 2 label: Duplicate, 1982 Feb. 6. Label in case: B. Newhall lecture, "Beaumont Newhall photographs," Univ. of Oklahoma, 1982 June 19.
C58: Art History 425, lectures 10 and 11, pt. 1 1982 Sept 11,
1 sound cassette.
C59: Art History 425, lecture 11 and 12 1982 Sept 22,
1 sound cassette.
Note in case: excellent and complete.
C60: Buckminster Fuller Symposium, B. Newhall lecture 1982 Sept 24,
1 sound microcassette.
C61: Art History 425, lectures 15 and 16 1982 Sept 28,
1 sound cassette.
C62: Art History 425, lectures 18 and 18A 1982 Oct 3,
1 sound cassette.
C63: Art History 425, Roger Fenton, Civil War 1982 Oct 7,
1 sound cassette.
C64: Art History 425, lectures 19A and 20 1982 Oct 12,
1 sound cassette.
C65: Art History 425 Mid-Term Review 1982 Oct 19,
1 sound cassette.
C66: Art History 425, W. H. Jackson and the West 1982 Oct 28,
1 sound cassette.
C67: Helmut Gernsheim lecture on Gernsheim (Photohistory V Conference, Rochester) 1982 Oct 30,
1 sound cassette.
Note: An amusing and well delivered talk...about how he became a photo collector. Transcribed in Image 27 (Dec. 1984).
C68: The Case of the Elliptical Wheel (Gernsheim and Newhall at Eastman House) 1982 Oct 30,
1 sound cassette.
Note: Delivered with fellow guest Helmut Gernsheim at a meeting of the the Rochester Photo-Historical Society. An article based on this lecture published in Image 28 (Mar 1985).
C69: Art History 425 1982 Nov 1,
1 sound cassette.
C70: Art History 425, Muybridge; Dry Plate; Eastman 1982 Nov 4,
1 sound cassette.
C71: Art History 425, Dry Plate technology; Hand Cameras 1982 Nov 16,
1 sound cassette.
Side 2 label: "eva photos, Primoli, Riis, Degas, Zola, Vuillard."
C72: Eastman and Kodak, B. Newhall lecture 1982 Nov 9,
1 sound cassette.
box
212 1982-1990
C73: Art History 425, Film beginnings 1982 Nov 11,
1 sound cassette.
Side 2 label: Art Hist. 425, [indecipherable title] 1979 Oct 11. Label in case: Motion Pictures
C74: P. H. Emerson and the Pictorialists 1982 Nov 23,
1 sound cassette.
label on side 2: Pictorialists of the 20s.
C75: Art History 425, Stieglitz, pt. I, 1864-ca. 1896 1982 Nov 30,
1 sound cassette.
Label on side B: AS to Camera Notes
C76: Art History 425, Stieglitz, pt. II, 1896- 1982 Dec 2,
1 sound cassette.
C77: Unreality of Photography (Raouls, Santa Fe) 1982 Dec 30,
1 sound cassette.
Note on label: Part only.
C78: Stieglitz on Modern Art 1983 Jan 19,
1 sound cassette.
C79: From Emerson to Stieglitz 1983 Jan 20,
1 sound cassette.
C80: Stieglitz 1983 Jan 27,
1 sound cassette.
C81: Art History 426, Stieglitz and "291" 1983 Feb 17,
1 sound cassette.
C82: B. Newhall lecture on Beaumont Newhall's Photographs (Photography Symposium, Palm Beach Junior College) 1983 Feb 27,
1 sound microcassette.
C83: Henri Cartier-Bresson reading from The Decisive Moment 1983 Apr 4,
1 sound cassette.
Note on label in case: This is simply H. C-B reading a page or two from his book The Decisive Moment.
C84: Henri Cartier-Bresson 1983 Apr 12,
1 sound cassette.
Note on label in case: This has been transcribed by Donna 1982 Oct 14.
C85: Art History 426, B. Newhall on Cartier-Bresson with demonstration of Leica camera 1983 Apr 14,
1 sound cassette.
Label on tape: Also beginnings of Hine, Evans.
C86: The Unreality of Photography 1983 Apr 14,
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: Copy. Note on side 2: Continued by not completed.
C87: The Unreality of Photography, Pt. I. (UNM Research Lecture) 1983 Apr 19,
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: Duplicate.
C88: History 426 1983 Apr 21,
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: D. Lange (end) Photojournalism (beginning).
C89: B. Newhall lecture on Group f/64, Friends of Photography 1983 June 19,
1 sound cassette.
C90: Charis Wilson lecture on Edward Weston 1983 June 23,
1 sound cassette.
Note on label in case: Friends of Photography Group f/64 workshop at Asilomar, Calif.
C91: Beaumont Newhall autobiography (UNM) 1984 Apr 20,
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: B. Newhall introductory lecture at UNM Beaumont Newhall Lecture Series.
C92: Edward Weston (B. Newhall lecture, Museum of Albuquerque) 1984 June 10,
1 sound cassette.
C93: Ansel Adams (B. Newhall lecture, Museum of Photo Arts, San Diego) 1984 Aug 2,
1 sound microcassette.
C94: Art History 425, lecture 5 and part of lecture 6 1984 Sept 4,
1 sound microcassette.
C95: B. Newhall lecture on his own photographs (George Eastman House) 1984 Sept 22,
1 sound microcassette.
C96: Art History 425, Conquest of action film (UNM) 1984 Oct 30,
1 sound microcassette.
C97: Beaumont Newhall and Helmut Gernsheim at AIPAD, N.Y. 1984 Nov 2,
1 sound microcassette.
C98: Beaumont Newhall and Helmut Gernsheim at AIPAD, N.Y. 1984 Nov 2,
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: Duplicate.
C99: Ansel Adams (B. Newhall lecture, NM Council on Photography at College of Santa Fe) 1985 Aug 9,
1 sound microcassette.
C100: Heikin, award for excellence in photography (Friends of Photography Award dinner) 1986 Mar 8,
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: Copy of microcassette.
C101: Photo Eye 1986 Apr 1,
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: Poor recording.
C102: Photography to me (B. Newhall lecture, Tucson Art Institute) 1986 Apr 4,
1 sound cassette.
Note on label in case: Duplicate.
C103: Photography to me (B. Newhall lecture, Tucson Art Institute) 1986 Apr 4,
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: Duplicate.
C104: Beaumont Newhall awarded Honorary PhD. by NYU Brockport 1986 May 10,
1 sound cassette.
C105: Photography to me (Los Alamos History Museum) 1986 Sept 12,
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: Duplicate from minitape recorded by David Scheinbaum.
C106: Photography to me (Los Alamos History Museum) 1986 Sept 12,
1 sound microcassette.
Recorded by David Scheinbaum.
C107: Edward Weston (B. Newhall lecture, Seattle Art Museum) 1987 Mar 15,
1 sound cassette.
C108: Edward Weston, pt. I (B. Newhall lecture, Museum of Photography, San Diego) 1987 June 25,
1 sound cassette.
C109: The Unreality of Photography 1988 Apr 4,
1 sound cassette.
C110: The Unreality of Photography (B. Newhall lecture, New York Public Library) 1988 Apr 7,
1 sound cassette.
C111: The Unreality of Photography: Film in the cities ( B. Newhall lecture, Saint Paul, MN) 1988 May 22,
1 sound microcassette.
C112: Birth of Photography (Getty Museum) 1988,
1 sound cassette.
Side B: B. Newhall lecture, Straight Talk on Straight Photography, 1988 Sept 18 [also at Getty Museum?]
C113: Birth of Photography (Distinquished Lecture Series, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA) 1989 Oct 26,
1 sound cassette.
C114: B. Newhall lecture on exhibit, "Photography 1839-1937," (MoMA [Museum of Modern Art, N.Y.]) 1990 Mar 20,
1 sound cassette.
C115: Eliot Porter (B. Newhall; at memorial service?) 1990 Dec 8,
1 sound cassette.
box
213 1991-1992, n.d.
C116: Fiat Lux (B. Newhall lecture, Univ. of California Symposium) 1991 Jan 9,
1 sound cassette.
Note on label in case: Book by Nancy and Ansel.
C117: Photography to me (Art Museum of Corpus Christi, TX) 1991 Mar 23,
1 sound cassette.
Note in case: Given on March 23, 1991 to a group of photographers at the Art Museumof Corpus Christi, Texas.
C118: Interview with Malin Wilson on my photographic career 1991 July 19,
1 sound cassette.
C119: B. Newhall Journal 1991 Oct 17,
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: Typed.
C120: B. Newhall Journal, tape 2 1991 Nov 19,
1 sound cassette.
C121: Interview by Jay Rabinowitz, Aperture 1992 July 30,
1 sound cassette.
C122: Ansel Adams - At One with Beauty, Antenna Theater, FAMSF, n.d.
1 sound cassette : analog, original
1 sound cassette : analog, archival master
1 sound disc (CD) : digital, copy master.
1 sound disc (CD) : digital, use copy.
C123: Ansel Adams (B. Newhall phone call with him about photographing Canyon de Chelle), n.d.
1 sound cassette (17 min., 30 sec.) : analog, original.
1 sound cassette (17 min., 30 sec.) : analog, archival master.
1 sound disc (CD) (17 min., 30 sec.) : digital, copy master.
1 sound disc (CD) (17 min., 30 sec.) : digital, use copy.
Note on tape: Also classical music.
C124: Air Vision, Art History 426 (UNM) n.d.
1 sound cassette.
C125: Hugo Erfurth (translation of), n.d.
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: Translation of Hugo Erfurth, p. 5-60, 60-95 (literal); p. 96-200 (only excerpts pertaining to Erfurth.
C126: Group f/64 controversy, a discussion by George Craven, n.d.
1 sound cassette (13 min.) : analog, original.
1 sound cassette (13 min.) : analog, archival master.
1 sound disc (CD) (13 min.) : digital, copy master.
1 sound disc (CD) (13 min.) : digital, use copy.
Note on tape: The f/64 controversy by George. B tape 16.
C127: Victor Hasselblad on the camera lost in space, n.d.
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: Duplicate.
C128: Harry Lunn lecturing at George Eastman House, n.d.
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: B tape 6.
C129: Photo Eye of the 1920s, Exhibit in Stuttgart 1929, n.d.
1 sound cassette : analog, original.
1 sound cassette : analog, archival master.
1 sound disc (CD) : digital, copy master.
1 sound disc (CD) : digital, use copy.
Note on tape; A survey from journals of the extraordinary exhibition "Photo Eye of the 20s" held in Stuttgart in 1929. It was a huge show,with several thousand photographs.
C130: Rembrandt Theft at Eastman House, n.d.
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: B. tape 7.
C131: Stieglitz, by Nancy Newhall, n.d., Feb 1982?
1 sound cassette : analog, original.
1 sound cassette : analog, archival master.
1 sound disc (CD) : digital, copy master.
1 sound disc (CD) : digital, use copy.
C132: Stieglitz and Steichen, by Newhall, n.d.
1 sound cassette : analog, original.
1 sound cassette : analog, archival master.
2 sound discs of 2 (CDs) : digital, copy masters (pt.1, pt.2).
2 sound discs of 2 (CDs) : digital, use copies (pt.1, pt.2).
C133: Stieglitz: The European Years (German transl.), n.d.
1 sound cassette (3 min., 34 sec.) : analog, original.
1 sound cassette (3 min., 34 sec.) : analog, archival master.
1 sound disc (CD) (3 min., 34 sec.) : digital, copy master.
1 sound disc (CD) (3 min., 34 sec.) : digital, use copy.
C134: Stieglitz: The Steerage, n.d.
1 sound cassette : analog, original.
1 sound disc (CD) : digital, copy master.
1 sound disc (CD) : digital, use copy.
Note on tape: Incomplete.
C135: Draft for a visit with Paul Strand, n.d.
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: Typed.
C136: Radio Broadcast on photo inventor W. H. Talbot (B. Newhall and Christi), n.d.
1 sound cassette.
C137: Conversation with Willard Van Dyke, tape 1, n.d.
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: B. tape 9.
C138: Conversation with Willard Van Dyke, n.d.
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: B. tape 9A.
C139: Weegee on Photography, n.d.
1 sound cassette.
Note on tape: Copied from a phonograph record produced in 1958 by Lou Stettner for Candid Recordings.
C140: Weegee, n.d.
1 sound cassette.
C141: B. Newhall and Susan Weiley on Focus, n.d.
1 sound cassette.
C142: Monor White, n.d.
1 sound cassette.
Note in case: Not by BN.


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