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PHILANTHROPY

Since 1982, Dr. Burns has donated thousands of historic photographs to art, museum, library, and university collections around the world.

Among the recipients of these images are:

·    Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
·    National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C.
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    New Orleans Museum of Art
·    Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas, Austin
·    Smithsonian Institution
·    Museum of Modern Art, New York
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    Museum of American Folk Art, New York
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    National Museum of Health & Medicine
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    Philadelphia Museum of Art
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    Museum of Photographic Art, San Diego
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    Oakland Museum of California
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    The Bronx Museum of the Arts
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    Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
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    Israel Museum, Jerusalem
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    Center of Contemporary History, Wyoming
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    The Hudson River Museum
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    J. Paul Getty Museum, Santa Monica
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    Albin O. Kuhn Library and Gallery, University of Maryland, Baltimore
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    Green-wood Cemetery Historic Association, Brooklyn, New York
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    Columbia College, Chicago
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    American Museum of the Moving Image, Queens, New York
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    South Street Seaport Museum, New York
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    Cooper Hewitt National Museum of Design, New York
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    National Arts Club, New York
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    And many more…