Tag: Ansel Adams
On January 26, 1915, President Woodrow Wilson signed a law that established Rocky Mountain National Park. That legislation laid out the coordinates of the park, and set aside the land for the “benefit and enjoyment of the people of the United States.” In recognition of the centennial anniversary, the National Archives’ Special Media Division has gathered […]
Posted by Richard Green on January 21, 2015, under Digitization, Electronic Records, Maps, Motion Pictures, Photographs, Reference.
The photographs featured this week come from digital photographic series (born-digital and scans) that are now available or will be available in our Online Public Access (OPA) catalog. They are series 434-LB, 406-NSB and 311-MAD. The photos used for 311-MAD are accretions to an already existing digital series and these additions will appear in OPA […]
Posted by Billy Wade on April 4, 2014, under Born-Digital Photography, Digitization, Electronic Records, Photo of the Week, Photographs.
The theme this week is Photographs of Photographers. Local Identifier: 111-B-1074, “Mathew B. Brady” Local Identifier: 174-G-22-4, “Lewis W. Hine” Local Identifier: 80-G-324556, “Capt. Edward J. Steichen, USNR, (retired), photographic expert, on island platform, studies his surroundings for one of his outstanding photographs of life aboard an aircraft carrier. Capt. Steichen held rank of Comdr. […]
Posted by Billy Wade on December 27, 2013, under Digitization, Photo of the Week, Photographs.
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