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  • Cliff and Ferry Streets by Berenice Abbott
    Berenice Abbott, Cliff and Ferry Streets.
  • Filipinos Cutting Lettuce, Salinas, California by Dorothea Lange
    Dorothea Lange, Filipinos Cutting Lettuce, Salinas, California.
  • Gregory Crewdson, Untitled.
  • Dewdrops (from the portfolio Camera Work) by Clarence Hudson White
    Clarence Hudson White, Dewdrops (from the portfolio Camera Work).
  • Catherine Opie, Divinity Fudge.
  • Bench, Cahow’s Barbershop, Chapman, Nebraska by Wright Morris
    Wright Morris, Bench, Cahow’s Barbershop, Chapman, Nebraska.
  • Sherman, Untitled (138)
    Cindy Sherman, Untitled (#138).

One of the collecting strengths of the Sheldon Museum of Art is photography, the process of exposing a photosensitive surface to light. Sheldon's holdings include daguerreotypes, wet collodion plates, silver gelatin prints, color processes, and digital images.