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The Resource Reading American photographs : images as history, Mathew Brady to Walker Evans, Alan Trachtenberg

Reading American photographs : images as history, Mathew Brady to Walker Evans, Alan Trachtenberg

Label
Reading American photographs : images as history, Mathew Brady to Walker Evans
Title
Reading American photographs
Title remainder
images as history, Mathew Brady to Walker Evans
Statement of responsibility
Alan Trachtenberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Considers five documentary sequences or narratives: the antebellum portraits of Mathew Brady and others; the Civil War albums of Alexander Gardner, George Barnard and A.J. Russell; the Western survey and landscape photographs of Timothy O'Sullivan, A.J. Russell, and Carleton Watkins; and social photographs and texts by Alfred Stieglitz and Lewis Hine; as well as documentaries inspired by the Depression, esp. Walker Evans's American Photographs
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trachtenberg, Alan
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TR820.5
LC item number
.T73 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Documentary photography
  • Photography in historiography
  • Documentary photography
  • Photography in historiography
  • United States
  • Fotografie
  • Geschiedbeschouwing
  • Fotografie
  • Quelle
  • Geschichte
  • USA
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Reading American photographs : images as history, Mathew Brady to Walker Evans, Alan Trachtenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-314) 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
Control code
20229048
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxi, 326 pages
Isbn
9780809080373
Lccn
89083647
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)20229048
Label
Reading American photographs : images as history, Mathew Brady to Walker Evans, Alan Trachtenberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-314) 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
Control code
20229048
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxi, 326 pages
Isbn
9780809080373
Lccn
89083647
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)20229048

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