This small collection relates to the writing career of photography writer Ainslie Ellis. The collection includes an obituary and correspondence relating to Tony Ray-Jones (collated around the time of his death in 1972), as well as several portrait photographs of Tony Ray-Jones. There are several small manuscripts for book chapters and articles about other prominent photographers including Weegee and Steichen. There is also a small amount of portrait photographs which are not captioned or signed.
One clamshell box
- Journalism, Photography, Portraiture and Biography
- Access is given in accordance with the NSMM access policy. Material from this collection is available to researchers through the museum’s Insight facility.
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