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File 149 - Photographs of Whittemore at Hagia Sophia and Kariye Camii, Istanbul, Turkey

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DcWaDIC MS.BZ.013-04-149

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Photographs of Whittemore at Hagia Sophia and Kariye Camii, Istanbul, Turkey

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  • ca. late 1940s or early 1950 (Creation)

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1 folder of photographs

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Name of creator

Kessel, Dmitri (1902-1995)

Biographical history

American industrial photographer, a war correspondent, combat photographer, and staff photographer for Life magazine. Born in the Russian Ukraine, Kessel emigrated to the United States in the 1920s.

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Photographs were taken by Dimitri Kessel for Life magazine

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Related copy negatives may be found in ICFA cold storage (negative numbers: BF.N.2005.TW031-TW034).

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Publication note

Kessel's photographs of Whittemore and the work of the Byzantine Institute were published in a photo essay in Life Magazine, "Proud Byzantium's Christian Treasure: Sacred Mosaics Reappear in Churches of Istanbul," (December 1950, pp. 54-61).

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Reproduce

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Reproduction of these images is prohibited.

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Under copyright

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Thomas Whittemore Papers, ca. 1875-1966

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Preferred Citation: Thomas Whittemore Papers, ca. 1875-1966, MS.BZ.013, Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives, Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, D.C.

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Thomas Whittemore Papers, ca. 1875-1966

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Copyright for Thomas Whittemore materials belong to Dumbarton Oaks. However, permission to publish materials created by other correspondents must be obtained from the copyright holder.

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  • Box: MS.BZ.013, Box 009