#3956, Barrett Gallagher Photographs.

Author: Gallagher, Barrett L., 1913-1994.
Title: Barrett Gallagher photographs and film, 1932-1977.
Quantity: 92 cubic ft.
Cite as: Barrett L. Gallagher Photographs and Film, #3956. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
Publication of photographs requires a credit line for Barrett Gallagher.
Background: Photographer. Cornell University Class of 1936.
Summary: Photographs, negatives, contact prints, and selected enlargements; 

Photographs of Cornell University faculty and campus scenes taken by Barrett Gallagher include Alexander M. Drummond; University President Livingston Farrand and his wife, Daisy; University Presidents Deane W. Malott and Frank H.T. Rhodes; arts quadrangle buildings, museum, and other photographs for publications such as the Cornell Alumni News. Also, 16mm film "Spring in Ithaca," c. 1960.

Barret Gallagher was a professional photographer and his work includes photographs of World War II action in the Pacific as well as a wide range of assignments for Fortune, Life, and other magazines. Gallagher also photographed politicians, musicians, and performers including Nelson Rockefeller, Carl Sagan, Ingrid Bergman, Leonard Bernstein, Mitch Miller, Burgess Meredith, Isaac Stern, Yehudi Menuhin, the John Kirby Sextet, Stuff Smith, and Cozy Cole.

Indexes: Guide available in reading room and online.

Series Overview

Below is a breakdown of the Series in the Barrett Gallagher collection. The Box listing that follows is in order by Box, regardless of Series.

Series:Title Boxes
I Prints, Cornell Related 1-2, 76, 118, 119, 121, 164 & 166
II Motion Picture Film 3
III Negatives 4-36
IV Contact Prints 37-53
V Slides 54-75
VI Prints 76-170
VII Color Transparencies,
Tear Sheets and Magazine Covers

171-174, 193

VIII Texts, Papers 175-177
IX Oversize Prints 178-195

Box Listing

Series I: Prints, Cornell Related

Additional Cornell related prints can be found  in boxes 76, 118, 119, 121, 164, & 166. They are part of this series but were added at a later date.

Box 1 Prints, Cornell 1932-1977

Item Subject Date
1 Alexander Drummond 1934
2 Alexander Drummond 1932
3 Goldwyn Smith Hall 1934
4 Livingston Farrand 1934
5 Livingston Farrand 1934
6 Livingston Farrand 1934
7 Daisy Farrand 1936
8 Daisy Farrand 1936
9 Daisy Farrand 1937
10 Eleanor Roosevelt and Flora Rose 1934
11 Norman Moore 1934
12 Norman Moore 1934
13 Dexter Kimball 1936
14 William Hagan 1936
15 Herman Diedrichs 1936
16 Herman Diedrichs 1936
17 Herman Diedrichs 1936
18 Cornelius Betten 1936
19 Floyd Richtmyer 1936
20 Floyd Richtmyer 1936
21 George Young 1935
22 Carl Ladd 1936
23 Carl Ladd 1936
24 Carl Ladd 1935
25 Robert Ogden 1935
26 Robert Ogden 1935
27 Charles Burdick 1936
28 Charles Burdick 1936
29 Charles Burdick 1936
30 Jim Wray 1932
31 Dean Malott 1951
32 Dean Malott 1951
33 Eileen Gallagher 1936
34 Arts Quad 1936
35 Willard Straight Hall 1936
36 Alexander Drummond 1947
37 Alexander Drummond 1947
38 Frank Rhodes Inauguration 1977
39 Frank Rhodes Inauguration 1977
40 Arthur Bloom - Enfield Glen 1977

Box 2 Prints, Cornell 1934-5

Item Subject Date
1 James Mason 1935
2 Louis Boochever 1934
3 Harry Caplan 1934
4 Halladay Underwood 1934
5 Olaf Brauner 1934
6 Livingston Farrand 1934
7 Livingston Farrand 1934
8 Arts Quad 1934
9 George Young Jr. 1935
10 George Young Jr. 1935
11 Wilder Dwight Bancroft 1934
12 Edward Whiting 1934
13 Foster Coffin 1934
14 Foster Coffin 1934
15 Lane Cooper 1934
16 Woodford Patterson 1934
17 Harry Caplan 1934
18 Harry Weld 1934
19 Harley Howe 1934
20 Robert Sibley 1934
21 Charles Durham 1934
22 Mynderse Van Cleef 1934
23 Morrill Hall 1934
24 Freshman-Sophomore Fracas 1934
25 Spring Day Duck Race 1934
26 Winter Scene 1934
27 Winter Scene 1934
28 Winter Scene 1934
29 Ernest Merritt 1934
30 George Rogalsky 1934
31 Arthur Browne 1934
32 Foster Coffin 1934
33 Anna Grace 1934
34 Alexander Drummond 1934
35 Woodford Patterson 1933
36 Lane Cooper 1934
37 Jim Wray 1934

Series II: Motion Picture Film

Box 3 35mm Movie Film - Springtime In Ithaca

Series III: Negatives

Box 4 Negatives 1934 - 1970

Alexander Drummond
Betty Dick
Dumont T.V. 1948
Farrands
Ground Breaking For Performing Arts Center
Leonard Bernstein
Republic Aircraft Presentation
Showgirls And Costumes 1948
Snowy Owl

Box 5 Negatives 1936 - 1942

Box 6 Negatives 1942 - 1948

Box 7 Negatives 1949 - 1954

Box 8 Rolleiflex Negatives 1936 - 1945

Box 9 Negatives 1938 - 1968 :

Babson Map
Balloons
Nelson Rockefeller
W.W. II

Box 10 Negatives

Linhof B& W
Kodachrome

Box 11 Negatives Jan. 1946, Jan. & Feb. 1947

Box 12 Negatives March - Dec. 1947

Box 13 Negatives 1948

Box 14 Negatives 1949 - Dec. 1950

Box 15 Negatives Aug. 1950 - Dec. 1951

Box 16 Negatives Jan. 1952 - June 1953

Box 17 Negatives July 1953

Box 18 Negatives Oct. 22, 1950 - June 10, 1954

Box 19 Negatives From Hoffman K&L Lab March 1955 - June 26, 1959

Box 20 Negatives From Hoffman K&L Lab March 7, 1960 - Dec. 1, 1961

Box 21 Negatives From Hoffman K&L Lab Dec. 1, 1961 - Feb. 3, 1966

Box 22 Negatives From Hoffman K&L Lab April 1966 - July 1977

Box 23 Negatives June 22, 1954 - March 31, 1956

Box 24 Negatives March 19, 1956 - July 17, 1957

Box 25 Negatives Sept. 1, 1957 - May 20, 1959

Box 26 Negatives June 4, 1959 - March 30, 1961

Box 27 Negatives April 1, 1961 - Dec. 29, 1962

Box 28 Negatives Jan. 7, 1963 - Sept. 27, 1964

Box 29 Negatives Oct. 1, 1964 - April 11, 1967

Box 30 Negatives April 11, 1967 - Aug. 31, 1970

Box 31 Negatives Sept. 1, 1970 - March 28, 1972

Box 32 Negatives March 28, 1972 - Dec. 1975

Box 33 Negatives Jan. 1976 - Feb. 1980

Box 34 Negatives March 1980 - Jan. 21, 1987

Box 35 Negatives May 25, 1987 - Oct. 29, 1990

Box 36 Negatives 1971 - 1972

East Africa

Series IV: Contact Prints

Box 37 Contact Prints Up To 1947

Box 38 Contact Prints 1948 - 1950

Box 39 Contact Prints Oct. 1950 - Jan. 1959

Navy

Box 40 Contact Prints 1953 - Dec. 1954

Korea

Box 41 Contact Prints Jan. 1955 - May 1957

Box 42 Contact Prints 1956 - 1957

Sixth Fleet & Strikeback

Box 43 Contact Prints June 1957 - Sept. 1960

Box 44 Contact Prints Oct. 1960 - May 1961

Cornell

Box 45 Contact Prints 1961 -1967

Cornell Home Economics

Box 46 Contact Prints Jan. 1962 - March 1964

Box 47 Contact Prints April 1964 - June 1965

Box 48 Contact Prints Jan. 1966 - 1968

Box 49 Contact Prints May 1969 - March 1973

Box 50 Contact Prints Oct. 1970 - May 1974

Box 51 Contact Prints June 1974 - Dec. 1977

Box 52 Contact Prints Jan. 1978 - Dec 1986

Box 53 Contact Prints Feb. 1987 - Nov. 1990

Series V: Slides

Box 54 Slides Feb. 1939

Fortune 1

Box 55 Slides July 1953 - Jan. 1960

Fortune 2

Box 56 Slides July 1960 - Nov. 1969

Fortune 3

Box 57 Slides 1939 - 1972

Covers B &W

Box 58 Slides 1952 - 1965

Carriers

Box 59 Slides June 1953

Korea
USS Lake Champlain

Box 60 Slides 1955 -1956

USS Forrestal

Box 61 Slides

New York Shipyard
Fortune May 1962
Sixth Fleet 1956

Box 62 Slides

Time
Saturn V 1966

Box 63 Slides

Saturn V
Apollo
Fortune 1967
Time 1966

Box 64 Slides

Verrazano Narrows Bridge March 1963 - Dec. 1965
Fortune 1965

Box 65 Slides

Newsweek 1969
Mccalls
Dayton
Graphic Color 1970
Stamford
Holland 1969

Box 66 Slides Dec. 1970 - Dec. 1985

Radio City Christmas Tree

Box 67 Slides Aug 1976 - Aug 1982

Liberty Park

Box 68 Slides Jan 1950 - Aug 1955

Box 69 Slides May 1956 - Sept 1961

Box 70 Slides Jan. 1963 - June 1970

Box 71 Slides July 1970 - Jan 1977

Box 72 Slides Jan 1977 - Oct 1979

Box 73 Slides Feb 1980 - Feb 1984

Box 74 Slides Feb 1984 - April 1987

Box 75 Slides April 1987 -

Series VI: Prints

Box 76 Prints 1932 - 1980

Cornell Drama Club

Box 77 Prints 1934 - 1966

Performing Arts
(Theater, Music, Dance)

Box 78 Prints 1934 - 1977

Wedding Prints
Ingrid Bergman
P. Draper
D. Farrand
Livingston
N. Rockefeller

Box 79 Prints 1934 - 1990

Framed & Unframed Prints
Magazine Covers

Box 80 Prints 1935 - 1988

Timmie & Barrett Gallagher

Box 81 Prints 1935 - 1956

Fortune
Armed Guard
Bluenose
Flattop
South Fleet

Box 82 Prints 1942 - 1945

WW II
Armed Guard

Box 83 Prints 1942 - 1945

WW II
Armed Guard

Box 84 Prints Feb 1939 - March 1952

Fortune
Drummond
Tom Ewell
Mitch Miller
Dark Legend

Box 85 Prints 1942 - 1944

Armed Guard
SS Cape Henlopen
Egypt 1942
Cape Town
Biera
Majellan
Guantanimo 1943

Box 86 Prints 1942 - 1944

Armed Guard
SS Powers

Box 87 Prints 1942 - 1945

WW II
Armed Guard
WW II Wall

Box 88 Prints 1942 - 1961

USS Forrestal
USS Independence
Florida
Bonefish

Box 89 Prints

World War II Mounted

Box 90 Prints

World War II Print Books

Box 91 Prints 1943 - 1944

Navy
DE 528

Box 92 Prints 1943 - 1944

Navy
DE 528

Box 93 Prints Jan 1944 - Sept 1945

World War II

Box 94 Prints 1944 - 1956

Flattop
World War II
Korea

Box 95 Prints 1944 - 1956

Flattop
World War II
Korea

Box 96 Prints 1945 - 1947

World War II

Box 97 Prints 1944 - 1945

World War II

Box 98 Prints Nov 1944 - May 1958

Military

Box 99 Prints Oct 1946 - July 1980

Box 100 Prints May 1948 - Feb 1978

Liberty Park
Waterfront Duplicates

Box 101 Prints June 13 - July 29, 1953

SS Lake Champlain

Box 102 Prints June 1953 - June 1958

Flattop
Lake Champlain
Enterprise
Forrestal
Sixth Fleet

Box 103 Prints 1948 - 1959

Bonefish
Korea

Box 104 Prints June 1953 - Jan 1962

Box 105 Prints 1955 - 966

Box 106 Prints Aug 1955 - Oct 1968

Box 107 Prints May 1955 - May 1961

Forrestal

Box 108 Prints Sept 1956 - Oct 1956

Suez Canal

Box 109 Prints Sept - Oct 1956

Sixth Fleet

Box 110 Prints July 3 - Sept 15, 1957

Strikeback

Box 111 Prints June 12, 1957 - July 18, 1963

Bainbridge
Attack Tower
Raleigh

Box 112 Prints May 1958 - April 1967

NAEC
Guam
Ranger
Reliance
Independence
Sea Gulls
Quehanna
Gypsum Quein
Domecon

Box 113 Prints Nov 1959 - March 1963

New York City
Helicopter

Box 114 Prints Nov 1959 - May 1963

New York City

Box 115 Prints Nov 1959 - May 1963

New York City Duplicates

Box 116 Prints May 1959

USS Independence
CVA 1962
May 1969
USS United States

Box 117 Prints Sept 1959 - June 1980

View From Studio 7
Studio 7

Box 118 Prints March 1960 - May 1960

Cornell

Box 119 Prints March 1960 - March 1965

Cornell

Box 120 Prints Oct 1960 - May 1962

Constellation
CVA 64

Box 121 Prints April 1960 - April 1967

Cornell

Box 122 Prints 1960 - 1969

Box 123 Prints 1960 - 1969

Verrazano Bridge

Box 124 Prints 1960 - 1969

Clouds
Verrazano Bridge
New York City

Box 125 Prints Oct 1960 - Aug 1970

Seagulls
Waterfront
Snow Storm

Box 126 Prints July 1961 - May 1962

Task Group Alfa
NY  Naval Shipyard

Box 127 Prints 1961 - 1967

NASA
Jastrow

Box 128 Prints Aug 1961 - Sept 1969

Institute For Space Studies
Seminars

Box 129 Prints April 1961

Iceland

Box 130 Prints Aug 1961 - Aug 1971

Repetitive Strobe
Balloons
Pool
Paul Draper
Jastrow

Box 131 Prints May 1962 - 1970

Box 132 Prints March 1963 - May 1964

Bridge I

Box 133 Prints March 1963 - Dec 1965

Bridge II

Box 134 Prints Sept 1963 - March 1967

NASA
Saturn V
Time
Fortune

Box 135 Prints Sept 1963 - Sept 1967

Saturn V
Apollo

Box 136 Prints June 4-8, 1962

Sam Houston

Box 137 Prints Sept. 1963 - Aug 1967

NASA

Box 138 Prints Sept. 1963 - Aug 1967

NASA

Box 139 Prints Sept. 1963 - Aug 1967

Box 140 Prints April 1964 - Aug 1967

NASA
NASAland

Box 141 Prints 1963 - 1966

Saturn V
Apollo
Pad A
Pad B

Box 142 Prints

Verrazano Bridge
Arecibo 1974
Route 17

Box 143 Prints July 1964 - Aug. 1967

Robert Jastrow
Field Trips
CBS - TV

Box 144 Prints Dec. 1965 - Jan 1966

Lincoln Center
Lennie & Isaac Stern

Box 145 Prints Sept 1968 - Jan 1970

USS John F. Kennedy
CVA 67

Box 146 Prints Feb 1969 - Dec 1977

Christmas Lights

Box 147 Prints 1970

Birds
Bronx Zoo
New England
Botanical Gardens

Box 148 Prints Jan 1970 - May 1977

Downtown Manhattan

Box 149 Prints 1970 - 1979

Jastrow
Liberty Park
Arecibo
Christmas Tree
Fireworks
Route 17
Harer Surprise Party
Sandra Martus

Box 150 Prints 1970 - 1979

Box 151 Prints 1970 - 1979

Fireworks
Tulips
9 West 57th - NYC
Christmas Lights

Box 152 Prints Feb 1971

East Africa

Box 153 Prints Feb 1971

East Africa

Box 154 Prints Feb 1971 - Dec 1972

Africa

Box 155 Prints 1971 - 1972

East Africa
Africa Duplicates

Box 156 Prints Feb 1971

Africa

Box 157 Prints 1971 - 1972

Africa

Box 158 Prints March - April 1972

East Africa Safari II

Box 159 Prints 1971 - 1972

Africa

Box 160 Prints March, April 1972

East Africa Safari

Box 161 Prints Dec. 1976 - Oct 1982

New York City

Box 162 Prints 1971 - Dec 1976

Christmas Lights

Box 163 Prints 1976 - 1977

Liberty Park

Box 164 Prints Nov 1977 - April 1989

Cornell:
Johnson Museum Exhibit
Performing Arts Center
President Rhodes

Box 165 Prints Feb 1976 - Dec 1980

New York City

Box 166 Prints 1980 - 1981

Snow Fences
Johnson Museum

Box 167 Prints

Flowers
New York City
Christmas Lights
Fireworks
Gainsborough

Box 168 Prints

New York City
Tulips
Fences
Radio City Christmas Tree
Christmas Lights

Box 169 Prints Dec 1983 - Dec 1988

Box 170 Prints 1980 - 1990

Fences
Flowers
Christmas Tree
Fireworks

Series VII: Color Transparencies, Tear Sheets and Magazine Covers

Box 171 Color Transparencies

Box 172 Tear Sheets

Box 173 Magazines

Life - The Engineer
Fortune Nov 1963, May 1967
Infinity July 1968, Nov 1970, May 1971
Leica Photography

Box 174 Popular Photography

Sept 1981
May 1984
Time Dec 1978
Modern Photography Jan 1988
New York Oct 1981
Life - The Engineer
Johnson Museum Exhibit Booklet
Cornell Alumni News:
Nov 1967
Dec 1974
May 1984
June 1990
June 1971
April 1981
Feb 1989
April 1983

Series VII: Texts, Papers

Box 175 Texts

Box 176 Texts, Ledger, Letters, Misc. Papers

Box 177 Expense Account Books

Address/Date Books

Series IX: Oversize Prints

Box 178 Oversize Prints 1960 - 1970

Jastrow
Tickertape Parade
USS Bainbridge
New York City
Dr Papanicalov
Dr Romanov
Dr Conway
Dr Moore
Route 17
9 West 57th

Box 179 Oversize Prints 1948 - 1956

USS Forrestal
USS Philadine
Korea
Xerography
Santa Fe
"21"
Babson Map
Champion Paper
Gypsum Queen
Radio City Christmas Tree
New York City 1963 - 1965
Arecibo 1974

Box 180 Oversize Prints June 1947 - Jan 1955

Xerography
Babson Map
Mitch Miller & Family
Burgess Meredith
Paulette Goddard
Florida
Paul Draper
Korea
Budapest Quartet

Box 181 Oversize Prints 1946 - 1947

Lever Brothers President
Lake George
Florida
Gallaghers

Box 181 July 1963 - Dec 1972

Mac Kriendler
Route 17
Studio 7

Box 182 Oversize Prints Feb 1949 - Aug 1950

Mickie Miller
Xerography
Babson Map
Bellevue
USS United States April 1969
Africa 1972
Arecibo 1974
Radio City Christmas Tree 1977

Box 183 Oversize Prints June 1954 - Dec 1979

Paul Draper
Guggerheim Museum
Radio City Christmas Tree
"21"
New York City
US Naval Academy
USS United States
N. Mailer
Jastrow
Kit Peak
C. Sagan

Box 184 Oversize Print May 1956 - Oct 1960

New York City
USS Independence
Individuals
Sept. 1963 - Sept 1970
Lenny Bernstein
J. Rudel
New York Philharmonic
Snowy Owl
NASA
Onyx Club - 1938

Box 185 Oversize Prints Sept. 1956 - Dec. 1965

Sixth Fleet
Hans Bethe
Verrazano Bridge
6 Day Bike Race
Harpo Marx

Box 186 Oversize Prints Jan. 1938 - April 1940

Benny Goodman
Burgess Meredith
Paul Robson
Cozy Cole
Ingrid Bergman
Julius Caesar
Orson Wells
Cornell

Box 187 Oversize Prints April 1946 - Sept. 1948

Bonefish
Florida
Raytheon
Sea Bee
Burgess Meredith
Paulette Goddard

Box 188 Oversize Prints Aug. 1976 - Sept. 1981

Liberty Park

Box 189 Oversize Prints Oct. 1937-May 1945

Blue Nose
China Sea
Armed Guard
World War II
China Sea
World War II
Marc Mitsher

Box 190-2 empty (contents now in Box 189)

Box 193 Magazine Covers

US Naval Institute Dec. 1965
Colliers Aug. 1942
Fortune July 1945
Cornell Alumni News April 1981
Cornell Alumni News 1979
Camera 35 1958
NY HQ USA
Infinity Nov. 1970
Flattop
Cornell Reports March 1981
Cornell Alumni News Sept. 1960
Cornell Alumni News Nov. 1967
Fortune May 1947
Fortune Nov. 1948
Fortune Aug. 1959
Fortune May 1967
Prints
Arecibo
New York City
NASA
Jastrow
Verrazano Bridge
Bell Aircraft
Sixth Fleet
Forrestal
Article On 35mm Lenses
Lake Champlain
The Champ
Perry Como
Mitch Miller
Rca Television
Raytheon
Bluenose
President Farrand
Daisy Farrand
Eleanor Roosevelt with Flora Rose
Dean Kimball
Dean Ogden
Cornell Drama Club
Alexander Drummond
Franchot
Ingrid Bergman
Fortune Magazine:
US Watch Works
UN Building
Information Center On
Lake Champlain
Xerography
Air Craft Super Charger
SS Wilfred Sykes - Ore Carrier
Manhattan - Sunnyside Yards
Mesabi
Duluth
Photos For Articles For Fortune
Supreme Court 1947
Merck Chemical Co.
Lever Brothers
Steuben Glass, Inc.
Ford
Electronized Chemicals
The Republican Party - Taft

Box 194 empty (contents now in Box 193)

Box 195 O/S Matted Photos & Posters

New York City
East Africa

 

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