Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Robert Joseph Flaherty papers, 1884-1970

Photographic Material on Loan to the Flaherty Center

The Flaherty Center was allowed to take all photographic material for purposes of duplication and preservation in 1972, and this material has remained with the Flaherty Study Center, School of Theology, Claremont College, Claremont, CA 91711.

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Canadian Exploration--Photographs (with an index to the photographs)

Nanook of the North , 1922


Film fragments

Moana of the South Seas--Photographs, 1925

The Twenty-four Dollar Island , 1927

Photographic materials

White Shadows on the South Seas--Photographs, 1928

Acoma--Photographs, 1929

Tabu--Photographs, 1929

Industrial Britain , 1933

Photographic materials

Man of Aran , 1934

Photographs and Stills


Elephant Boy--Stills and photographs, 1937

The Land--Film Clips, 1941

Louisiana Story , 1948

Stills and photographs

Film Clips

Leica print strip catalogue

Photographs: Robert Flaherty

Photographs: Frances Flaherty and others

Robert Flaherty Foundation--Study film of Louisiana Story--Stills and photographs

German Tour--Photographs, 1950