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COMM 215: Basic Photography for Communications

This guide is for students in Penn State Harrisburg's COMM 215 taught by Dr. Catherine McCormick. It includes numerous research sources about the history of photography, including information about the J. Randall Plummer Photography Collection.

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Library of Congress Classification (Visual Arts, Including Photography)

  • N: Visual Arts
  • N 400:  Art Museums, Galleries, Etc.
  • N 5312-5313.52: Folk Arts
  • N 6505 to 6538:  Art and Artists in the United States
  • N 7433.3:  Artists' Books
  • NA:  Architecture
  • NB:  Sculpture
  • NC:  Drawing, Design, and Illustration
  • ND:  Painting
  • NE:  Print Media
  • NK:  Decorative Arts
  • NX:  Arts in General
  • NX 502 to 512.3:  Arts in the United States
  • TR 1 to 12:  General Photography, Magazines and Collections
  • TR 15 to 145:  History of Photography and Photographers
  • TR 146 to 623:  Technology and Techniques of Photography
  • TR 624 to 688:  Artistic Photography and Photographers
  • TR 660:  Landscape Photography
  • TR 680:  Portrait Photography
  • TR 690 to 819:  Commercial and Scientific Photography
  • TR 820 to 821:  Photojournalism
  • TR 845 to 1050:  Cinematography and Video Production