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ID: 500073769
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500073769

 
Record Type: Person
Flaherty, Robert Joseph (American filmmaker and photographer, 1884-1951)

Note: After living with Canadian Eskimos for 16 months, Flaherty made his first film, Nanook of the North (1922). The film explored the daily lives of the Eskimos, and is regarded as the first documentary film. Flaherty's work in this vein was highly influential, and he went on to make many more works, including Man of Aran (1934) and Louisiana Story (1948).

Names:
Flaherty, Robert Joseph (preferred,V,index,LC)
Robert Joseph Flaherty (V,display)
Flaherty, Robert (V)
Flaherty, Robert J. (U)
Flaherty, Bob (U)
Robert Flaherty (V)

Nationalities:
American (preferred)

Roles:
artist (preferred)
photographer
filmmaker
explorer

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Iron Mountain (Dickinson county, Michigan, United States) (inhabited place)
Died:  Vermont (United States) (state)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Flaherty, Robert Joseph (I)

Biographies:
(American filmmaker and photographer, 1884-1951) ..... [VP Preferred]
(American, 1884-1951) ..... [JPGM]
(artist, 1884-1951) ..... [GRL]
(artist, active 20th century) ..... [GRISC]
(American artist, 1884-1951) ..... [MoMA]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Flaherty, Bob ........ [GRL]
............................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 50003066
Flaherty, Robert ........ [GRISC Preferred, GRL, MoMA, VP]
..................................  Artists, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York (2000-)
..................................  Eskind and Drake, Index to American Photographic Collections (1990) 431
..................................  Harald Szeemann papers, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2011-)
..................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 50003066
Flaherty, Robert J. ........ [GRL]
.......................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 50003066
Flaherty, Robert Joseph ........ [GRL Preferred, JPGM Preferred]
...............................................  Getty Museum, Authority file (2003-)
...............................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 50003066
Robert Flaherty ........ [GRISC, MoMA Preferred]
................................  Artists, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York (2000-)
................................  Harald Szeemann papers, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2011-)
Robert Joseph Flaherty ........ [VP]
.............................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules

Subject: ........ [Gallery Systems, GRISC, GRL, JPGM, MoMA, VP]
....................  Eskind and Drake, Index to American Photographic Collections (1990) 431
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n50003066
....................  Getty Museum, Authority file (2003-)
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Harald Szeemann papers, Finding Aid, GRI Special Collections (2011-)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: n50003066
....................  New Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... New Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988)
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