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Photo Friday

Each Friday, the Ransom Center shares photos from throughout the week that highlight a range of activities and collection holdings. We hope you enjoy these photos that reveal some of the everyday happenings at the Center.

Writer Russell Banks signs the authors’ door. Banks’s archive resides at the Ransom Center, which contains items ranging from essays on music icons Billie Holliday and Robert Johnson to his unpublished first novel 'The Locus.' Photo by Pete Smith.
Writer Russell Banks signs the authors’ door. Banks’s archive resides at the Ransom Center, which contains items ranging from essays on music icons Billie Holliday and Robert Johnson to his unpublished first novel 'The Locus.' Photo by Pete Smith.
Participants from the Southern conference of the Industrial Designers Society of America visited the Ransom Center to view materials from the collections, including the works of industrial designer Norman Bel Geddes. Photo by Pete Smith.
Participants from the Southern conference of the Industrial Designers Society of America visited the Ransom Center to view materials from the collections, including the works of industrial designer Norman Bel Geddes. Photo by Pete Smith.
Collection and Building Management Librarian Alex Jasinski assists with shelving assembly for a low-humidity, cold-storage vault for housing cellulose acetate materials. Photo by Pete Smith.
Collection and Building Management Librarian Alex Jasinski assists with shelving assembly for a low-humidity, cold-storage vault for housing cellulose acetate materials. Photo by Pete Smith.

Photo Friday

Each Friday, the Ransom Center shares photos from throughout the week that highlight a range of activities and collection holdings. We hope you enjoy these photos that reveal some of the everyday happenings at the Center.

Preservation housing is being constructed for Norman Bel Geddes’s personal radio, which was made by Philco. Photo by Anthony Maddaloni.
Preservation housing is being constructed for Norman Bel Geddes’s personal radio, which was made by Philco. Photo by Anthony Maddaloni.
A close-up of Norman Bel Geddes’s personal radio, which was made by Philco. Photo by Anthony Maddaloni.
A close-up of Norman Bel Geddes’s personal radio, which was made by Philco. Photo by Anthony Maddaloni.
A class of graduate students meeting at the Ransom Center. Photo by Anthony Maddaloni.
A class of graduate students meeting at the Ransom Center. Photo by Anthony Maddaloni.
'Culture Unbound: Collecting in the Twenty-First Century' highlights some of the Center's major acquisitions in this new century. Photo by Anthony Maddaloni.
'Culture Unbound: Collecting in the Twenty-First Century' highlights some of the Center's major acquisitions in this new century. Photo by Anthony Maddaloni.