TREASURES OF A BRONX WARRIOR on Instagram!

You are cordially invited to view my mother Doris Banbury’s Private Photos of legendary stars in NYC in the 1950s.  

Enjoy!

 Doris 1950s NYCDoris Banbury, Manhattan, NYC.  1950s, (Click the photo)

DURING THE 1950S IN HER HOMETOWN OF NEW YORK, DORIS BANBURY (1930-2015) HUNG OUT WITH LIKE-MINDED FRIENDS WHO LOVED TO CHASE AND PHOTOGRAPH A-LIST THEATRE, FILM, TELEVISION AND RADIO CELEBRITIES INCLUDING MARILYN MONROE; ELIZABETH TAYLOR AND SAMMY DAVIS JR.  A SELECT FEW OF DORIS’S WORKS WERE PURCHASED BY SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART (HERE IS DORIS’S PAGE ON SFMOMA WEBSITE HERE)  AND A SELECT FEW OF DORIS’S WORK WAS FEATURED IN A 2010 SFMOMA EXHIBIT BY SANDRA PHILLIPS. moms exhibit 4 by Pud

dsc02129DSC02132     Doris at the 2010 Exhibit entitled; Exposed; Voyeurism, Surveillance and the Camera Since 1870, in front of her encased photos.

DORIS LOVINGLY PASSED ON HER LOVE OF PHOTOGRAPHY TO HER TWO CHILDREN.  DORIS’S LATER WORK AND HER PAST WORK WILL BE FEATURED IN A FUTURE BOOK SLASH MEMOIR.  

PLEASE SUPPORT MY MOTHER DORIS BY VIEWING THE INSTAGRAM TRIBUTE PAGE CREATED FOR HER.  THAT’S ALL YOU NEED TO DO, VIEW! THANK YOU! LDS

 

 

 

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One thought on “TREASURES OF A BRONX WARRIOR on Instagram!

  1. Roxanne says:

    Hi just read your remarks about Donna Summer’s book. Your thoughts seem similar to the way I would have thought. My too am not a big reader. I also saw that you met Bruce Sudano. Your comments were helpful. May just get around to reading it. Take care.

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