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George Reavey, 1907-
Literary File, Photography Collection

174 items (1 box)

Acquisition: Internal transfers
Access: Open for research
Processed by: Susan McClellan, 2006
RLIN Record ID: None


Table of Contents

Scope and Contents
Item List
Index of Photographers

Scope and Contents

The George Reavey Literary File consists of 174 photographs, almost half of which are views of the German invasion of the Soviet Union during World War II. Additional subjects include Reavey, his second wife Irene Rice Pereira, Samuel Beckett, Boris Pasternak, Dylan Thomas, and various other people. An index at the end of this guide lists photographers whose work is featured in this file.

This file forms a part of the Literary File Collection, which is comprised of photographs and albums withdrawn from the libraries and/or papers of literary figures, and generally include portraits and images collected by or of those figures.

*Items housed at PH:LF:Reavey, G., Box, unless otherwise noted.


Item List

Container Accession / P No.      Description
*957:0074:0001-0032Images of Reavey, Irene Rice Pereira, and various other people.
* 957:0074:0033-0035Group portraits with Reavey and Samuel Beckett, 1938.
* 957:0074:0036-0037Images of Beckett, 1970.
* 957:0074:0038-0040Images of Boris Pasternak.
* 957:0074:0041-0042Images of Dylan Thomas.
* 957:0074:0043-0063Images of various people.
PH:LF:OV Box, Medium 957:0074:0064Panoramic view of McArt's Fort and Belfast.
* 957:0074:0065-0066Views of a stone cottage with thatched roof.
* 957:0074:0067-0072Views of Gothic cathedrals.
* 957:0074:0073-0075Views of people and places in Africa.
* 957:0074:0076-0093Photographic reproductions of 20th century collages and paintings, including works by Irene Rice Pereira, Bram Van Velde, and Geer Van Velde.
* 957:0074:0094-0097Views of a building in Madrid and a French chateau near Fontainebleau.
*957:0074:0098-0172 Images of the German invasion of the Soviet Union, May 1942-January 1943.
*957:0074:0173 View of a memorial meeting held at the Volkov cemetery in Leningrad on 7 August 1946 in honor of the 25th anniversary of the death of the poet Alexander Bloc.
* 957:0074:0174Photographic reproduction of a mounted and inscribed portrait of Maxim Gorky.


Index of Photographers

Albert, John, photographer--957:0074:0022-0023, 0026-0027, 0031
Baker, Oliver, photographer--957:0074:0091
Belfast Telegraph Newspapers--957:0074:0064
Clark, LaVerne H.--957:0074:0010
Coutinho Brothers--957:0074:0075
Ecce Photo--957:0074:0077-0079
Elisofon, Eliot--957:0074:0032
Galerie Maeght (Paris, France)--957:0074:0081-0090
Hills and Saunders--957:0074:0001
Keith, photographer--957:0074:0011, 0050
Léon & Lévy--957:0074:0072
Lougee, Jane--957:0074:0009
Lubinski, Kurt and Margot--957:0074:0073
Mogador Studio--957:0074:0004
Neurdein, E.--957:0074:0067-0071
Settle, H. B. (Harry B.)--957:0074:0051
Stearn & Sons--957:0074:0053-0054
Studio Jyska--957:0074:0048-0049
Whitney Museum of American Art--957:0074:0080


George Reavey Literary File Finding Aid
(Last modified: 1 June 2007)

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