Contents and Arrangement

Artists and Notable People, 1960-2009

6 boxes

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Contains images of notable people, mostly fine artists, taken over Hall's entire career. For related prints, see: Visionary: Prints for Publication. These files are not limited to artists, and include writers and celebrity personalities as well. See also: Poets and Notable People.

Includes Alex Joseph, William Lumpkins (architect), Larry Mahan (cowboy/singer), Billy Kidd (skier) , Duane Zaloudek, Ethel Kennedy, Tony Hillerman (author), Agnes Martin, Florence Miller Pierce, Luis Jimenez, Melissa Zink, Elmer Schooley, Peter Rogers, Agueda Martinez, Marissa Fernandez, Unknown, Michael Hurd, Eric Orr, Bruce Naumen, Dennis Hopper, John Clem Clarke, Manuel Neri, Riva Yares, Terry Allen, Ed Moses, Larry Bell, Susan Rothenberg, Frank McCulloch, Dorothy Brett, Colette (Colette Justine), Edith Head (costume designer), Nathan Olivera, Charles Strong, Harold Joe Waldrum, Pat Lipsky, Ken Greenleaf, Fritz Scholder (Native American), Larry Rivers, Bill Gersh, Laddie John Dill, Ron Cooper, Aki Takahashi (musician), Marlene Zaloudek, Doug Lynch, Arnold Athens, Joe Mangive, Jun Kaneko, Leslie Marmon Silko (writer), Carl Morris, Lee Kelly, Daniel Lang, Margaret Tafoya, Kenneth Price, Eric Devon, Suzanne Peggy, Bob Wade, Rick Dillingham, Luis Jiménez, Henriette Wyeth, Hal Paris, Robert Kennedy (politician), Arnold Schwarzenegger, R. C. Gorman (Native American), Dennis Oppenheim, Joe Ely (musician), Tom Wesselmann, Carl Gliko, Robert Jordan (author), Peter Voulkos, Cleofes Ortiz (musician)


This subseries is arranged chronologically.

Collection History


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

Approximately 10,000 strips of negatives (35mm and 120mm) and approximately 11,000 35mm slides were re-housed in archival mylar pages.

This collection was processed by Valerie Addonizio in 2010-2011 with assistance from Lisa Yankowitz '13. Finding aid written by Valerie Addonizio in 2011.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from Dawn Hall, the Estate of Douglas Kent Hall, 1716 Camino Gusto NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Artists and Notable People; Douglas Kent Hall Papers, C1384, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Related Materials

Some prints by Douglas Kent Hall are located in WC064 - Western Americana Photographs. Digital access to these is available at the Princeton University Digital Library.


Bibliography Hall, Douglas Kent. 2000. Albuquerque 2000. Albuquerque, N.M.: Albuquerque Museum. Hall, Douglas Kent. 2002. Visionary: Douglas Kent Hall. Santa Fe, N.M.: Pennywhistle Press.

Hall, Douglas Kent.
Mitchell, Adrian, 1932-2008
Schwarzenegger, Arnold
Stafford, William, 1914-1993
Strand, Mark, 1934-2014