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The Resource Chicago and downstate : Illinois as seen by the Farm Security Administration photographers, 1936-1943, edited by Robert L. Reid and Larry A. Viskochil

Chicago and downstate : Illinois as seen by the Farm Security Administration photographers, 1936-1943, edited by Robert L. Reid and Larry A. Viskochil

Label
Chicago and downstate : Illinois as seen by the Farm Security Administration photographers, 1936-1943
Title
Chicago and downstate
Title remainder
Illinois as seen by the Farm Security Administration photographers, 1936-1943
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert L. Reid and Larry A. Viskochil
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The photographs in this collection, drawn from the most extensive photodocumentary project ever conceived, reflect the wide diversity of what has been called the nations most representative state. The renowned photographers of Roy Strykers Farm Security Admin. staff traveled to throughout the state, focusing on the people of Illinois at home, at work, & at play. The editors selected 162 photos for this collection from the more than 2,400 taken in Illinois, by such photographers as John Vachon, Russell Lee, Arthur Rothstein, Jack Delano, Dorothea Lange, Esther Bubley, Theodor Jung, Carl Mydans, Ann Rosenor, & Edwin Rosskam"--Barnesandnoble.com
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
977.3/1104
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F548.37
LC item number
.C523 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Visions of Illinois
Label
Chicago and downstate : Illinois as seen by the Farm Security Administration photographers, 1936-1943, edited by Robert L. Reid and Larry A. Viskochil
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Contains photographs by Russell Lee and others
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
18560838
Dimensions
23 x 26 cm.
Extent
xvii, 194 p.
Isbn
9780252016356
Lccn
  • 88027873
  • 88027873
Note
Library's copy 1 (Wittliff Gallery): With dust jacket. In mylar cover.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Chicago and downstate : Illinois as seen by the Farm Security Administration photographers, 1936-1943, edited by Robert L. Reid and Larry A. Viskochil
Publication
Note
Contains photographs by Russell Lee and others
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
18560838
Dimensions
23 x 26 cm.
Extent
xvii, 194 p.
Isbn
9780252016356
Lccn
  • 88027873
  • 88027873
Note
Library's copy 1 (Wittliff Gallery): With dust jacket. In mylar cover.
Other physical details
ill.

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