Karl Bissinger papers


Creator: Bissinger, Karl
Date(s): 1800, 1935-2008
Call Number: MSS 0682
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: The papers of American photojournalist, restaurateur, and peace activist Karl Bissinger (1914-2008) encompass nearly seventy years of professional activity. This collection not only provides abundant documentation of Bissinger's careers in photography and social activism, but also offers rich visual resources for the history of photography in post-World War II America.
Physical Description:
  • 18 linear feet (40 boxes)
  • 6 oversize boxes
  • 1 oversize removal
Source: Gift of David Fechheimer, 2009.
Processing: Processed by Terri Nevins and Anita Wellner, 2010. Updated and completed by Anita Wellner, June-July 2014. Encoded by Dustin Frohlich, June 2014. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard