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Doris and Karl Fishman collection on Allen Vogel

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0529

Scope and Contents

The collection on Allen Vogel was donated by Doris and Karl Fishman as a representation of Mr. Vogel's professional career in advertising photography. It contains tear sheets from the 1960's, promotional mailers, awards and exhibit catalogs of Allen's work. Mr. Vogel was a faculty member at the School of Photographic Arts and Sciences at RIT.


  • Creation: circa 1960's


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

Allen Vogel was an associate professor with the School of Photographic Arts and Sciences at Rochester Institute of Technology. His career began in the 1960’s, the time period of the tear sheets. The tear sheets were important to show prospective clients that art directors and designers trust you to be reliable, creative, and to deliver the job on time. Allen Vogel has worked with dozens of advertisement agencies and major corporations, including Bulova, Chrysler, Coca- Cola, General Foods, IBM, Max Factor and Pepsi-Cola.


1 Linear Feet (1 flat box)




The collection contains 12 folders of various tear sheets separated by topic including flooring, food, beverages, etc. Mr. Vogel used them to create his portfolio of work early in his career. Also included are exhibit catalogs and awards pertaining to Mr. Vogel's photography.


The collection is divided into folders based on genre.

Other Finding Aids

In addition to this finding aid, an inventory is available below. For more information, please contact the RIT Archive Collections.

Doris and Karl Fishman collection on Allen Vogel

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was donated to the RIT Archives in August 2014 by Doris and Karl Fishman.

Accession number(s): 2014:069

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Lisa Witt in September 2014.

Doris and Karl Fishman collection on Allen Vogel
RIT Archives
Lisa Witt
18 September 2014
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Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archives Repository

Rochester NY 14623 USA