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The Resource Symbols of ideal life : social documentary photography in America, 1890-1950, Maren Stange

Symbols of ideal life : social documentary photography in America, 1890-1950, Maren Stange

Label
Symbols of ideal life : social documentary photography in America, 1890-1950
Title
Symbols of ideal life
Title remainder
social documentary photography in America, 1890-1950
Statement of responsibility
Maren Stange
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The documentary style that dominates American photography had its origins in the social reform publicity campaigns at the turn of this century. Maren Stange traces the history of this genre and its main participants, who include Jacob Riis, Lewis Hine, Walker Evans, Dorothea Lange, Ben Shahn, and Russell Lee."--Page 2 of cover
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stange, Maren
Dewey number
778.9/997391
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TR820.5
LC item number
.S69 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Documentary photography
  • United States
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Symbols of ideal life : social documentary photography in America, 1890-1950, Maren Stange
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/cam023/88009527.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-177) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From sensation to science : documentary photography at the turn of the century -- The Pittsburgh survey : Lewis Hine and the establishment of documentary Style -- "Symbols of ideal life" : Tugwell, Stryker, and the FSA photography project -- In conclusion : Stryker, Steichen, and the search for "A hood, honest photograph."
Control code
ocm17731781
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xvii, 190 pages
Isbn
9780521424295
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
88009527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)17731781
Label
Symbols of ideal life : social documentary photography in America, 1890-1950, Maren Stange
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/cam023/88009527.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-177) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From sensation to science : documentary photography at the turn of the century -- The Pittsburgh survey : Lewis Hine and the establishment of documentary Style -- "Symbols of ideal life" : Tugwell, Stryker, and the FSA photography project -- In conclusion : Stryker, Steichen, and the search for "A hood, honest photograph."
Control code
ocm17731781
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xvii, 190 pages
Isbn
9780521424295
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
88009527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)17731781

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