Collection SC.451 - Norman Lerner collection, 1950-1969

Zone d'identification




Norman Lerner collection, 1950-1969


  • 1950-1969 (Production)

Niveau de description


Étendue matérielle et support

8.58 linear feet

Zone du contexte

Nom du producteur


Notice biographique

Born in 1927, Norman Lerner is a fashion and commercial photographer who worked extensively in New York City between the 1950s to the 1970s. His work appeared in major publications including GQ, Glamour, Popular Photography and the New York Times. His work has been included in exhibitions at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, MoMA and various other art institutions around the United States. Lerner was the first Chair of the Fashion Design program at the Fashion Institute of Technology and a Professor Emeritus of the California Polytechnic State University.

Histoire archivistique

Source immédiate d'acquisition ou de transfert

Zone du contenu et de la structure

Portée et contenu

This collection is comprised of 13 folders containing photographs and press tear sheets, shot by Norman Lerner in the 1950s and 1960s.

Évaluation, élimination et calendrier de conservation


Mode de classement

This collection is arranged in two series, Photographs and Press. Box 1 contains mounted photographic prints. Boxes 2 - 4 contain mounted photographic prints. Box 5 contains press. Within each box, folders are organized by story and/or content.

Zone des conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

Conditions d’accès

Access is open to researchers by appointment at the Fashion Institute of Technology Library, Department of Special Collections and College Archives. If you have any questions, or wish to schedule an appointment contact us at or call (212) 217-4385.

Conditions de reproduction

The Department of Special Collections and College Archives does not own copyright for all material held in its physical custody. It is the researcher's obligation to abide by and satisfy copyright law ( when copying or using materials (including digital materials) found in or made available from the department. When possible, the department will inform a researcher about the copyright status of material, the researcher's obligations with regard to such material, and, wherever possible, the owner or owners of the copyrights. Any and all reproduction of originals is at the archivist's discretion.

Langue des documents

  • anglais

Écriture des documents

  • latin

Notes sur la langue et l'écriture

Caractéristiques matérielle et contraintes techniques

Photographic prints

Instruments de recherche

Zone des sources complémentaires

Existence et lieu de conservation des originaux

The Library of the Fashion Institute of Technology, Department of Special Collections and College Archives, 27th St. at 7th Ave., NY, NY , USA, 10001

Existence et lieu de conservation des copies

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Mots-clés - Lieux

Mots-clés - Noms

Mots-clés - Genre

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Identifiant de la description

Identifiant du service d'archives

Règles et/ou conventions utilisées



Niveau de détail

Dates de production, de révision, de suppression

2019 March


  • anglais


  • latin


Note de l'archiviste

Arrangement, description, and/or archival processing by Oleg Mindiak, FIT, NY, NY, USA.

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