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Santa Fe Center for Photography

Identifier: AC 378

Scope and Content

This collection consists of minutes, financial and grant records, correspondence, membership lists, mailing lists, exhibition records and brochures, press releases, and newsletters.


  • 1977-1998

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Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Copy Restrictions

Limited duplication of print materials allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Institutional History

The Santa Fe Center for Photography, initially the Santa Fe Gallery of Photography, was first organized in April 1977 by a group of local photographers including Ray Belcher, David Howard, Boyd Nicholl, Susan Steffy, and Rich Wilder. The purpose of the organization was to bring photographic exhibits of high quality, by lesser known photographers, to Santa Fe. The gallery was located at 104 W. San Francisco Street. In the fall of 1981, the name of this organization was changed to the Santa Fe Center for Photography, and its purpose expanded to include lectures, workshops, and a small bookshop. The Santa Fe Center for Photography has since changed its name to the Center (


4.0 Linear Feet

Separated Material

Photographs have been transferred to Photo Archives (ACP 014)


Contact Information

  1. Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
  2. P.O. Box 2087
  3. The Palace of the Governors
  4. Santa Fe, NM 87504-2087
  5. Phone: (505) 476.5090
  6. Fax: (505) 476.5104
  7. Email:
  8. URL:



The following artists are mentioned in the collection: Eliot Porter, Emily Grimes, Ken Heyman, Ann Parker, Judy Dater, Gail Skoff, Jane Reese Williams, Frances Frith, Jerry Burchard, Raoul Contractor, Jo Alison Feiler, Beaumont Newhall, Jim Shea, Edward S. Curtis, Anne Noggle, Douglas Keats, Cynthia Gano Lewis, Rolf Koppel, Siegfried Halus, Edna Bullock, Wynn Bullock, Bernard Plossu, Michelle Vignes, Lawrie Brown, Ed Ranney, Margo Davis, Constance Larrabee, Linda McCartney, John Running, Ed Klamm, Nathaniel Lieberman, Harry Wilks, Franco Fontana, Luigi Ghirri, Mimmo Jodice, Roberto Salbitani, Joan Foncuberta, Ferran Freixa, Pablo Perez-Minguez, Joseph Rigol, Marta Hoepffner, Jean=Pierre Sudre, Denis Brihat, Nadar, Henri Le Secq, Claudine Sudre, Andre Gelpke, Andeas Muller-Pohle, Arno Jansen, Heinrich Riebesehl, Gabrielle Nothhelfer, Helmut Nothhelfer.
Inventory of the Santa Fe Center for Photography, 1977-1998
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Processed by Pam Downey
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Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • Monday, 20210524: Attribute normal is missing or blank.

Repository Details

Part of the Fray Angélico Chávez History Library Repository

Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
New Mexico History Museum
113 Lincoln Ave
Sante Fe NM 87501 USA
(505) 476-5090