Manuscript Collections
Halberstadt, Milton (1919-2000). Papers.


Photograph by Lee Boltin of Milton "Hal" Halberstadt.

Collection Number: D-468

50 linear feet
Milton "Hal" Halberstadt, owned and operated M. Halberstadt Illustration Photography Studio in San Francisco from 1945-1973. He specialized in advertising photography and created campaigns for Del Monte Foods, Foremost Brands, Spice Islands, Dole, Raisin Growers Association, Paul Masson Vineyards, among others. After closing the studio in 1973, he taught photography at the University of California, Berkeley, San Francisco State and the University of Oregon.
Photographs, proofs, transparencies, and negatives of Halberstadt's work. Commercial and business correspondence related to photography, business ledgers and records, and teaching documents and notes.
Inclusive Dates
Circa 1936-2000.
Art and Architecture
Additional Collection Information
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