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Published by University of California, General Library/Berkeley, Regional Cultural History Project in Berkeley .
Written in English


  • Cunningham, Imogen, -- 1883-1976.,
  • Photographers -- United States -- Interviews.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesPortraits, ideas, and design.
Statementan interview conducted by Edna Tartaul Daniel.
ContributionsDaniel, Edna Tartaul., University of California, Berkeley. Library. Regional Cultural History Project.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 215 leaves, [3] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22475948M

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