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Frederick Hammersley Foundation Donates Archive to the Getty Research Institute

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Top left: Standard Station, Amarillo, Texas, Ed Ruscha, 1963. Image courtesy of the Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire; gift of James Meeker, Class of 1958, in memory of Lee English, Class of 1958, scholar, poet, athlete and friend to all. © Ed Ruscha. Design
Top, second from left: Hard Edge group exhibition, with works by Ronald Davis and Judy Chicago, Rolf Nelson Gallery, 1964. The Getty Research Institute, Gift of Rolf G. Nelson, 2010.M.38.2
Top, third from left: De Wain Valentine in the final stages of the sanding process on one of his huge polyester resin sculptures, 1975-6. Getty Conservation Institute
Top right: Los Angeles International Airport, Gary Winogrand, 1964. J. Paul Getty Museum. © 1984 The Estate of Gary Winogrand