Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Creator:
Luck, Owen Craig, 1947-
Title:
Owen Luck Photographs Collection
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/1c18df83t
Dates:
1973-2001
Size:
4 boxes
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1-4
Language:
English

Abstract

Consists of photographs taken by American photographer Owen Luck, which are arranged according to three separate series: Wounded Knee 1973, Menominee 1975, and Pine Ridge Reservation life 2000-2001.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection consists of approximately 130 black-and-white selenium-toned silver gelatin photographs taken by Luck, which are arranged according to three separate series: Wounded Knee 1973, Menominee 1975, and Pine Ridge Reservation life 2000-2001.

Photographer personally numbered the photographs as he intended them to appear in each series. In the case of the Menominee series, this sometimes contradicts the numbering sequence noted on the verso of the photographs; these contradictions have been noted.

Collection Creator Biography:

Luck, Owen Craig, 1947-

Owen Luck is an American photographer known for his photographs of Native American Indian life and history.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Purchased from the artist in 2001.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

Inventory added by Lisa Yankowitz '2013 in 2012.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and 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. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Owen Luck Photographs Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/1c18df83t
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184