Gerald Robinson photographs, 1949-2000  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Gerald Robinson photographs
Dates
1949-2000 (inclusive)
Quantity
2 linear feet, (2 containers)
12.8 unprocessed linear feet, (3 record storage boxes, 6 flat boxes)
Collection Number
PH264
Summary
Gerald H. Robinson (1927-) is a fine art photographer and photography advocate as well as a noted Portland attorney. He was a founding member of the Friends of Photography and Portland's Group 15, has exhibited his work widely, and served as an instructor in photography at several colleges. The collection consists of matted and signed prints dating from 1949-2000, as well as 14 prints created by his associates: Bernard Freemesser (8), Larry Smith (1), Max Allard (2), Marvin R. Goodman (2), and Bob Barnes (1).
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room.

This collection contains unarranged accruals that are unavailable for use. Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.

Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Gerald Robinson (1927- ) is a photographer from Portland, Oregon.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection comprises photographs, mostly black and white, by Gerald Robinson and others, including Larry Streets, Bernard Freemesser, Max Allana, and Bob Barnes, of people and places in the Pacific Northest from the 1950s to 2000.

People and places in the collection include Mike Russo, Manuel Izquierdo, Sally Haley, Fredric Littman, LaVerne Krause, Newport Dock, Yaquina Bay Bridge, Shore Acres, Minor White, Cape Kiwanda, The Abbey Hotel, Robert Hansen, Japanese American Memorial in Portland, Oregon, Louis Bruce, Bonnie Bronson, Tom Robinson, Cyril Byrne, Art Wright, Ruth Bernhard, Bennett Welsh, Lee Kelly.

Unarranged accrual includes black and white photographs depicting Portland, South Portland, and portraits. It also includes some typewritten captions, an artist's statement, and exhibit ephemera.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Gerald Robinson photographs, PH264_[item number], Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1 PH264_001: [Anchor chain on dock]
1 photographic print(s)
10.5 x 13 inches
undated
PH264_002: Mike Russo [portrait of painter, 195?]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
195?
PH264_003: Manuel Izquierdo [portrait of sculptor, 195?]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
195?
PH264_004: Sally Haley [portait of painter, 1962]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1962
PH264_005: Frederick Littman [portrait of sculptor]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1953
PH264_006: LaVerne Krause [portrait of the artist]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
undated
PH264_007: Newport Dock [Fishermen and gear on dock]
1 photographic print(s)
11 x 14 inches
1951
PH264_008: [View of Yaquina Bay bridge]
1 photographic print(s)
10 x 12.5 inches
1956
PH264_009: [Detail of agave plant]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1991
PH264_010: [Detail of datura blossom]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1992
PH264_011: [Ferny plant and shadow on wall]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1991
PH264_012: [Detail of japonica leaf]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1988
PH264_013: [Detail of dried palm frond]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1987
PH264_014: [Grass in lava flow]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1981
PH264_015: [Nude woman in doorway of pilot house or train]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
undated
PH264_016: [Detail of nude torso]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1997
PH264_017: [Detail of nude torso and thigh]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1997
PH264_018: [Male and female nude posing in garden by fish sculpture]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1998
PH264_019: [Two nude women posed in living room by painting]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1987
PH264_020: Minor White [portrait of the photographer in a courtyard, stepping off stump]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1964
PH264_021: Minor White [candid portrait of the photographer in tie and white shirt]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1959
PH264_022: Minor White [candid portrait of photographer by clapboard building]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1964
PH264_023: [Sand dune]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
undated
PH264_024: [Sandy beach on Oregon coast, haystack rock in background]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1959
PH264_025: [Detail of tidal flat]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1972
PH264_026: [Sapling in snow on lava covered hillside]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1978
PH264_027: [Sapling in snow]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1993
PH264_028: [Farm under snow]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1993
PH264_029: [Rocky cliffs overlooking small river in arid landscape]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1991
PH264_030: [Agricultural landscape]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1976
PH264_031: [View of Columbia River bluffs and islands]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1999
PH264_032: [Striated hill]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1976
PH264_033: [Study of dead tree with exposed wood]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1998
PH264_034: [Driftwood in sand]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1978
PH264_035: [Wooden garden shed and car behind The Abbey hotel]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1951
PH264_036: [Eroded rocks near surf]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1964
PH264_037: [Study of exposed dead wood]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
undated
PH264_038: [View down highway toward mist-wreathed foothills]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1960
PH264_039: [Bullrushes and shrubs in snow]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1976
PH264_040: [Ploughed field in loop pattern]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1979
PH264_041: [Study in exposed dead branches]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1982
PH264_042: [Portion of steel ship]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1996
PH264_043: [Interior view of balcony and windows from floor level of large building]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1999
PH264_044: Robert Hanson, artist [portrait of sculptor]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1980
PH264_045: [Dead trees in sand dunes]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
undated
Box
2 PH264_046: [Rock and water]
1 photographic print(s)
10 x 15 inches
undated
PH264_047: [Detail of Victorian door with knob and ornate letter box]
1 photographic print(s)
11 x 14 inches
1960
PH264_048: [Detail of folded rock layers or sculpture surface, 195?]
1 photographic print(s)
11 x 14 inches
1961
PH264_049: [Detail of manhole cover and asphalt. Autographed "for Gerry, Bob, May '93"]
1 photographic print(s)
5-1/2 x 7-3/4 inches
1976
PH264_050: [Nude]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17.5 inches
undated
PH264_051: [Water & black rock, Cape Kiawanda, 195?]
1 photographic print(s)
8 x 10 inches
1950s c
PH264_052: [Dandelion blossom, 1966]
1 photographic print(s)
10 x 15 inches
1965
PH264_053: [Detail of pattern in rock or sand, 1967]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1965
PH264_054: [Detail of standpipe against red wall], 1975
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1965
PH264_055: [Sand over beach pebbles, Shore Acres, 1972]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1971
PH264_056: [Landscape with grazing sheep, 1966]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1965
PH264_057: [Adobe façade, 1968]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1975
PH264_058: [Shadow and wooden beams, 1973]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1972
PH264_059: [Detail of drip patterns in paint, 1975]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1965
PH264_060: [Woman's nude torso framed by architectural element]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1973
PH264_061: [Nude woman posed with Asian art objects]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1980
PH264_062: [Two nudes]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1999
PH264_063: [Nude woman by old barn]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1997
PH264_064: [Nude woman in garden]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1991
PH264_065: [Nude woman among ferns]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1993
PH264_066: [View from above of geometric pattern of cafeteria seating]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1999
PH264_067: Bill Naito—dedication of Japanese-American memorial [Naito speaking with another man in crowd]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1990
PH264_068: [Architectural detail of dragon decoration]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1998
PH264_069: [Stair and beams in old barn]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1986
PH264_070: [Willow tree in Japanese garden]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
2000
PH264_071: [Bamboo and board fence]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1992
PH264_072: [Rock formation in desert]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1974
PH264_073: Louis Bunce [portrait of painter]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1954
PH264_074: Bonnie Bronson [portrait of painter]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1973
PH264_075: Tom Robinson [portrait or photographer, conservator, 1996]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1999
PH264_076: Cyril Byrne [portrait of photographer, with beer]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1999
PH264_077: Art Wright [candid portrait of photographer, making toast at outdoor gathering]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1997
PH264_078: Ruth Bernhard [portrait of photographer]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1983
PH264_079: Bennett Welsh [portrait of potter]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1982
PH264_080: Lee Kelly [portrait of sculptor]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1973
PH264_081: LaVerne Krause [portrait of the artist, in hat]
1 photographic print(s)
14 x 17 inches
1978

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Personal Names :
  • Allana, Max
  • Barnes , Bob
  • Freemesser, Bernard
  • Streets, Larry
  • Geographical Names :
  • Northwest, Pacific--Photographs
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographic prints