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When the cameras came: Photography and the American West, Dr. Rachel Sailor

July 25 @ 5:30 pm 8:30 pm MDT

Black and white historic photo of a someone crouched behind a camera set on a large rock with mountainous terrain and a railroad in the background
William Henry Jackson, Approaching Buena Vista, Denver Public Library Special Collections, [WHJ-767]

2024 Harlow Summer Seminar Series: July 25th

Talk Title: When the cameras came: Photography and the American West
Speaker: Rachel Sailor, University of Wyoming

We will host a BBQ at 5:30 followed by the seminar at 6:30, with a $10.00 suggested donation for attending the event. The event is open to the public and reservations are not required.

Attend Virtually: The talk will also be live on Zoom. The zoom link will be made available through our email list. If you haven’t already, join our mailing list!

Bio

Dr. Rachel Sailor is a professor of art history and American studies at the University of Wyoming. Her research interests include the history of photography, landscape studies, and regional cultural production. She has published two books on photography of the American West and is working on a third.

Amk Ranch Rd
Moran, WY 83013 United States
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uwnps@uwyo.edu

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