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The Resource Dorothea Lange : a life beyond limits, Linda Gordon

Dorothea Lange : a life beyond limits, Linda Gordon

Label
Dorothea Lange : a life beyond limits
Title
Dorothea Lange
Title remainder
a life beyond limits
Statement of responsibility
Linda Gordon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dorothea Lange's photographs define how the American Depression is remembered; this evocative biography defines her creative struggles and enduring legacy
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordon, Linda
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TR140.L3
LC item number
G67 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lange, Dorothea
  • Photographers
  • Documentary photography
  • United States
Label
Dorothea Lange : a life beyond limits, Linda Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"A camera is a tool for learning how to see--" -- Hoboken and San Francisco, 1895-1931. Child of iron, wounded ; Apprentice to the city ; Becoming a photographer ; Maynard Dixon, Bohemian artist ; Working mother in Bohemia -- Depression and renewal, 1932-1935. Leaving the children, leaving the studio ; A New Deal for artists ; Paul Schuster Taylor, maverick economist ; The romance of love, the romance of the cause ; Blending a family -- Creating documentary photography, 1935-1939. Father Stryker and the beloved community ; On the road : California ; Migrant Mother ; On the road : the Dust Bowl ; On the road : the South ; An American Exodus ; Dorothea and Roy -- Wartime, 1939-1945. Family stress ; Defiant war photography : the Japanese internment ; Unruly war photography : the Office of War Information and Defense Workers -- Independent photographer, 1945-1965. Surviving in the cold ; Working for Life ; Diplomat's wife ; To a cabin ; Photographer of democracy -- Lange's photograph captions
Control code
317919640
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxiii, 536 p., [40] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393057300
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009019639
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)317919640
Label
Dorothea Lange : a life beyond limits, Linda Gordon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"A camera is a tool for learning how to see--" -- Hoboken and San Francisco, 1895-1931. Child of iron, wounded ; Apprentice to the city ; Becoming a photographer ; Maynard Dixon, Bohemian artist ; Working mother in Bohemia -- Depression and renewal, 1932-1935. Leaving the children, leaving the studio ; A New Deal for artists ; Paul Schuster Taylor, maverick economist ; The romance of love, the romance of the cause ; Blending a family -- Creating documentary photography, 1935-1939. Father Stryker and the beloved community ; On the road : California ; Migrant Mother ; On the road : the Dust Bowl ; On the road : the South ; An American Exodus ; Dorothea and Roy -- Wartime, 1939-1945. Family stress ; Defiant war photography : the Japanese internment ; Unruly war photography : the Office of War Information and Defense Workers -- Independent photographer, 1945-1965. Surviving in the cold ; Working for Life ; Diplomat's wife ; To a cabin ; Photographer of democracy -- Lange's photograph captions
Control code
317919640
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxiii, 536 p., [40] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393057300
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009019639
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)317919640

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