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Favorite Pics – Singing a Hymn of Worship

January 18, 2013

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One of the things I like is collecting photographs that have some element of historical or artistic interest for me personally. From time to time, I’ll post some of these photos here. “Singing a Hymn of Worship” by Alfred Eisenstaedt, 1937 This photo, dated January 1, 1937, was taken in Mississippi at the height of […]

Favorite Pics – Anacostia Mom and Daughter

January 8, 2013

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One of the things I like is collecting photographs that have some element of historical or artistic interest for me personally. From time to time, I’ll post some of these photos here. “Mother and her daughter” by Gordon Parks, 1942 This photo was taken in the Frederick Douglass Housing Project in the Anacostia section of […]

Favorite Pics – Gordon Parks’ American Gothic

December 30, 2012

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One of the things I like is collecting photographs that have some element of historical or artistic interest for me personally. From time to time, I’ll post some of these photos here.                        “Ella Watson” by Gordon Parks, 1942 In 1942, groundbreaking African-American photographer Gordon Parks went to work for the Farm Security Administration in Washington, […]