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TITLE: Looking at Pictures: An Invitation to the Prints and Photographs Collections at the Library of Congress
SPEAKER: Barbara Orbach Natanson
EVENT DATE: 2009/07/07
RUNNING TIME: 6 minutes
Barbara Orbach Natanson provides an overview of Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division holdings and tips for exploring the collections. Using the example of National Child Labor Committee photos by Lewis Hine, she discusses some questions to ask when interpreting pictures and demonstrates some of the illuminating interconnections that can be found among the array of materials in the collections.
Speaker Biography: Barbara Orbach Natanson is Head of the Prints and Photographs Division Reference Section at the Library of Congress.