University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the George A. Tice Photograph, 1974



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Tice, George A.
Title: George A. Tice Photograph,
Dates: 1974
Abstract: Born in Newark New Jersey in 1938, Tice trained as a photographer in the Navy and worked in portrait photography until his interest shifted to the urban landscape. Collection consists of one 16 in. x 20 in. fine art photographic print, “Petit’s Mobil Station, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, 1974.”
Accession No.: 2009-012
Extent: 1 16 x 20 in. photograph
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Born in Newark New Jersey in 1938, Tice trained as a photographer in the Navy and worked in portrait photography until his interest shifted to the urban landscape. Tice is a virtuoso fine art printer. His work is held in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Art institute of Chicago. He has received numerous fellowships and commissions, including the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.


Scope and Contents

Collection consists of one 16 in. x 20 in. fine art photographic print, “Petit’s Mobil Station, Cherry Hill New Jersey, 1974.” Portrayed is the station at night with a water tank in the background.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Tice, George A.--photographer
Subjects
Service stations
Places
Cherry Hill (N. J.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

George A. Tice Photograph, 1974, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 
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