Thursday, February 12, 2015

Lecture and Exhibit on Oberlin College's First Official Photographer

Arthur Ludwig Princehorn

"Princehorn's Sioux Photographs: an unknown collection from the early 20th century”
Presentation by Emeritus Professor Linda Grimm
Monday, March 2, 2015
12:00 p.m. 
Azariah’s Café, Mudd Center, First Floor

Linda Grimm, Emeritus Professor of Anthropology, will give a presentation about Oberlin's first official photographer, Arthur L. Princehorn, who served from 1917 to 1931.  The talk coincides with her exhibit that will be on display in the Academic Commons of the Mudd Center, March 2-22.   The title of the exhibit is "Princehorn: Oberlin's Pioneer Photographer.  An Emblematic Record of the Sioux at Glen Island.”

 The talk is sponsored by the Oberlin College Archives and is free and open to the public.
 Professor Grimm’s research relates to the on-going work of the Oberlin College Ethnographic Collection Project (