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Research and exhibition material

Identifier: III

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The collection contains primarily photographs and negatives of early American gravestones, taken by Francis Y. Duval and Ivan B. Rigby. The collection also contains 150 plaster casts of gravestones, and a small amount of material related to the exhibitions, journal articles, and books that Duval and Rigby created together.


  • c. 1970-1989

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research. Access to sensitive materials may be restricted at the discretion of the American Folk Art Museum.


From the Collection: 67 linear feet (70 containers)

Language of Materials



Repository Details

Part of the American Folk Art Museum Archives Repository

47-29 32nd Place
Long Island City New York 11101 United States
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