Daile Kaplan

Photo Story: Selected Letters and Photographs of Lewis W. Hine
by Daile Kaplan
Publisher's Description
"Lewis Wickes Hine (1874-1940) was . . . was instrumental in developing the social documentary genre and is probably best known for his photographs of immigrants at Ellis Island, child laborers, European war refugees, and industrial workers. . . . Hine also coined the term `photo story' to describe creative assemblages of photographs and text."--the publisher. This book reveals in photographs and letters, many previously unpublished, Hine's development as a social documentary photographer and a photojournalist. It includes his witty views of the contemporary photography scene, including Hine's comments on Stieglitz and the Photo-Secession.
ISBN: 1560981695
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press
Hardcover : 256 pages
Language: English
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