A scholar explores photographs taken by female and African-American photographers working on Broadway in the late 19th and early 20th century.

Walker Evans’s photograph of Allie Mae Burroughs, taken during the Great Depression, gazes solemnly at those who pass the Ransom Center’s windows. The windows display a selection of images from the Ransom Center’s collections.

Walker Evans’s photograph of Allie Mae Burroughs, taken during the Great Depression, gazes solemnly at those who pass the Ransom Center’s windows. The windows display a selection of images from the Ransom Center’s collections.

Fritz Henle’s haunting photograph, “Ruhr Miner” can be seen on the Ransom Center windows, which display a selection of images from the collections. 

Fritz Henle’s haunting photograph, “Ruhr Miner” can be seen on the Ransom Center windows, which display a selection of images from the collections. 

Learn more about Benjamin Brecknell Turner’s 1851 image of the Crystal Palace, which is featured in the Ransom Center’s window etchings. 

Learn more about Benjamin Brecknell Turner’s 1851 image of the Crystal Palace, which is featured in the Ransom Center’s window etchings. 

David Douglas Duncan’s photograph, “Picasso’s Eyes,” captures the attention of many passersby of the Ransom Center windows, which display a selection of images from the collections.  

David Douglas Duncan’s photograph, “Picasso’s Eyes,” captures the attention of many passersby of the Ransom Center windows, which display a selection of images from the collections.  

A tightly rolled and brittle panoramic photo underwent treatment in the conservation lab before it could be displayed in the current exhibition. Learn how conservators worked to safely unroll and repair the image. 

A tightly rolled and brittle panoramic photo underwent treatment in the conservation lab before it could be displayed in the current exhibition. Learn how conservators worked to safely unroll and repair the image. 

The exhibition “WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath,” which is on its final stop at the Brooklyn Museum, showcases several images from the Ransom Center’s photography collection. 

Jimmy Hare photographed the Cuban-Spanish-American War in 1898, the Russo-Japanese War in 1905, and the  Mexican Revolution  from 1911 to 1917. Learn more about the work of one of the world’s first modern photojournalists. 
Image: Jimmy Hare. “Revolutionary with bullets.” Undated.

Jimmy Hare photographed the Cuban-Spanish-American War in 1898, the Russo-Japanese War in 1905, and the  Mexican Revolution  from 1911 to 1917. Learn more about the work of one of the world’s first modern photojournalists. 

Image: Jimmy Hare. “Revolutionary with bullets.” Undated.

The recently published book “SLEEP” features Ted Spagna’s evocative photographs of a variety of sleeping subjects. A collection of Spagna’s photographs and papers resides at the Ransom Center. 

The recently published book “SLEEP” features Ted Spagna’s evocative photographs of a variety of sleeping subjects. A collection of Spagna’s photographs and papers resides at the Ransom Center. 

Steven Hoelscher, editor of “Reading Magnum,” speaks tonight at The Contemporary about his book, which explores the Magnum Photos collection at the Ransom Center. 

Steven Hoelscher, editor of “Reading Magnum,” speaks tonight at The Contemporary about his book, which explores the Magnum Photos collection at the Ransom Center.