B.J. Falk papers,

Title
B.J. Falk papers, 1881-1917.
Author
Falk, B. J. (Benjamin J.), 1853-1925.
Supplementary Content
Finding Aid
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Details

Description
4 linear feet (4 boxes).
Genre/Form
Autograph albums.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Location of Other Archival Materials (note)
  • are located in the Mirian & Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints & Photographs at the New York Public Library.
Biography (note)
  • Benjamin J. Falk (1853-1925) was an American photographer active in New York City during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 973
Author
Falk, B. J. (Benjamin J.), 1853-1925.
Title
B.J. Falk papers, 1881-1917.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of Falk's record books and autograph album. Record books, 1881-1917, contain information about his portrait studio clients. Many were prominent New Yorkers, including theatrical persons and members of the German-Jewish community. Autograph album contains inscriptions dating from 1895-1897 and 1914-1915.
Biography
Benjamin J. Falk (1853-1925) was an American photographer active in New York City during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Falk's photographs of New York City and vicinity, ca. 1870s-1880s, are located in the Mirian & Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints & Photographs at the New York Public Library.
Finding Aids
Collection guide available in repository and on internet.
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Occupation
Photographers.
Research Call Number
MssCol 973
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