Celebrate the opening of the exhibition “‘The joy is in the going.’: Bayard Wootten Photographs North Carolina and The South.” Talks by Jerry Cotten, author of “Light and Air: The Photography of Bayard Wootten,” and the University Libraries’ photographic archivist, Stephen Fletcher.
Wootten was a pioneering female photographer in North Carolina. An exhibition of her work will be on view at Wilson Library through November 4, 2018.
The pioneering North Carolina photographer made more than a million images over her career in the first part of the 20th century. The Bayard Wootten Photographic Collection is part of the North Carolina Photographic Archives at the Wilson Special Collections Library.