P.H. Polk exhibit

Historic Photographs Donated to Tuskegee University

P.H. Polk Collection includes thousands of negatives, many never seen before.

The University reports:   “Polk’s work was well known throughout the world; however, little was known about his relevancy and legacy to our campus,” he noted. “Polk studied how to use light and developed photographic techniques that others had never seen before.” Recently, Polk’s family donated to Tuskegee the photographer’s personal collection, including the total copyright for more than 3,800…