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New School photograph collectionClass sessions (NS040101.SIII) ➔ A Masked Out Photograph of a Class Session at The New School

Photographic Material

Related people/organizations

New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (compiler)
Gin Briggs (photographer)



Work Type

photographic prints


The photograph depicts an unidentified instructor and students during a class session at The New School. The instructor sitting in the center is probably Henry David, president of The New School from 1961 to 1963. Parts of the background of the photograph is masked out for printing purposes, a standard method before digital editing of photographs were available. 


Gin Briggs / photographer / 106 west 13th st. / new york, n.y. / wa 9-3124;Duotone / s. s.

Related Terms

New School Institutional Collections


box 5, folder 16



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