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[Photograph of a communal meal at the Lama Foundation]

From: Paul Kagan photographs of utopian communities andpersonal papers

[Photograph of a communal meal at the Lama Foundation]

From: Paul Kagan photographs of utopian communities andpersonal papers

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Other Creator: Kagan, Paul, 1943-
Date: 1976 January
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Description:
Verso blank.
Abstract:
Lama Foundation is a community in the mountains of north of Taos, New Mexico, founded in 1967 by Barbara Durkee and Stephen Durkee (later known as Asha Greer or Asha von Briesen and Nooruddeen Durkee).
Physical Description:
1 photographic print|b&w|20.2 x 25.5 cm.
Host Note:
Chiefly photographscreated and copied by Kagan while conducting research for his book, New WorldUtopias: A Photographic History of the Search for Community. The photographsdocument nineteenth- and twentieth-century utopian communities, most located inCalifornia, with others in New Mexico, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee. Thecollection includes material that Kagan collected about utopian communities,including audiotapes of interviews and related events, as well as drawings andphotographs. The collection also includes examples of photography and graphicdesign that Kagan created for traditional and alternative newspapers, as wellas examples of some of his book reviews and other writings. A small group ofmaterial documents social action at the University of California, Berkeley, andin the San Francisco Bay area during the 1960s.
Box:
Box 4
Folder:
Folder 103
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 10191508
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