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The Museum celebrates the pioneering legacy of David H. McAlpin, Class of 1920, whose seminal gift to Princeton of more than five hundred photographs in 1971 made the Princeton University Art Museum one of the first museums to commit to photography as a fine art form.

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SPECIAL EXHIBITION CELEBRATES 45TH ANNIVERSARY OF SEMINAL GIFT OF PHOTOGRAPHY TO PRINCETON

Ansel Adams to Edward Weston: Celebrating the Legacy of David H. McAlpin will be on view at the Princeton University Art Museum June 25 through Sept. 25, 2016

PRINCETON, NJ—When David McAlpin, Princeton Class of 1920, donated more than 500 fine-art photographs to the Princeton University Art Museum in …

SPECIAL EXHIBITION CELEBRATES 45TH ANNIVERSARY OF SEMINAL GIFT OF PHOTOGRAPHY TO PRINCETON

Ansel Adams to Edward Weston: Celebrating the Legacy of David H. McAlpin will be on view at the Princeton University Art Museum June 25 through Sept. 25, 2016

PRINCETON, NJ—When David McAlpin, Princeton Class of 1920, donated more than 500 fine-art photographs to the Princeton University Art Museum in 1971—in an age in when photography was still considered a reproductive medium—it became one of the earliest museums to commit to photography as an art form. In addition to these gifts of art, McAlpin …

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McCormick Hall
Princeton University
Princeton, New Jersey, US