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Thom Adorney Photo Collection

Identifier: ARL76

Content Description

Collection contains six mounted black and white photographs that Thom Adorney took at the Five Points Jazz Festival in 2013 and a copy of the artist’s statement.


  • 2013


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.

Biographical / Historical

Thom Adorney is a photographer who now lives in Beverly, MA. After a 24 year career in education, he is pursuing his passion for photography, focusing on the natural world and the people in our lives. Celebrating the extraordinary within is the goal of Thom’s photography. His passion is photographing musicians, artists, nature, and landscapes. The six mounted black and white photographs were taken at the Five Points Jazz Festival in 2013. In these, he tried to capture that critical moment when the musician or audience reached that place.


1 box(es) (.25 linear feet)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Thom Adorney, 2013.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library Repository

2401 Welton St.
Denver Colorado 80205