WorldCat Identities

Wolcott, Marion Post 1910-1990

Overview
Works: 91 works in 114 publications in 2 languages and 2,072 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  History  Photographs  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Photographer, Author
Classifications: TR140.W64, B
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Most widely held works about Marion Post Wolcott
 
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Most widely held works by Marion Post Wolcott
Marion Post Wolcott : a photographic journey by F. Jack Hurley( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looking for the light : the hidden life and art of Marion Post Wolcott by Paul Hendrickson( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marion Post Wolcott ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sights & sounds of the FSA ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Between 1935 and 1943, a small government agency established by President Roosevelt, the Farm Security Administration (FSA), commissioned exceptional photographers such as Dorthea Lange, Walker Evans, and Marion Post Wolcott to chronicle the impact of the Great Depression on the people of America. Poignant sound recordings from migrant camps accompany the images and help convey the struggles and triumphs of the period."
Marion Post Wolcott : FSA photographs by Marion Post Wolcott( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unemployed miner's wife with tuberculosis on porch of company owned quarters, Marine, West Virginia by Marion Post Wolcott( Visual )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Marion Post Wolcott papers by Marion Post Wolcott( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence, manuscripts, publications, lecture notes, biographical materials, and interviews created and collected by and about Marion Post Wolcott, 1938-1990. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence and reference material compiled by Wolcott during the last decade of her life. The collection includes photocopies of correspondence between Wolcott and Roy Stryker, Director of the Historical Section of the Farm Security Administration, from 1938-1941. Photocopies of primary material written between 1938 and 1941, including the Paul Strand's letter recommending Wolcott to Roy Stryker as well as copies of the correspondence between Wolcott and Stryker from her years with the Farm Security Administration, are supported by notes and recollections generated by the artist in the 1980s for public lectures and symposia. Correspondence records relations between the artist and historians, curators, gallery owners working on exhibitions and publications regarding her work. Additional correspondence documents the photographer's friendships with her fellow F.S.A. photographers Jack Delano, Ralph Steiner, Arthur Rothstein and Russell Lee, as well as photographers Gay Block, Jack Fulton, and Linda Conner
Family of migrant packinghouse workers, Homestead, Florida by Marion Post Wolcott( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The photographs of Marion Post Wolcott by Marion Post Wolcott( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information color slides and transparencies collection (Library of Congress) ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Documentary images of life and culture in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Farm Security Administration images focus on rural areas, depicting farming, mining, forestry, migrant labor, children, and fairs. Includes particularly extensive coverage of Afro-Americans, but also includes whites, Hispanic Americans, and islanders. Office of War Information images cover civilian training during World War II, civil engineering (especially dam construction and operation of the Tennessee Valley Authority), factories and industrial labor, women working in the defense industry, transportation (particularly by railroad and by air), World War II mobilization, military facilities (with an emphasis on air bases), scenes related to national security and civil service, and war industries. Includes scenes of mountains, rivers, forests, other natural features, and towns. Also includes some historic sites and monuments
Washington, D.C. November, 1941. The Palace mobile home and expansible trailer furnished to the U.S. government for use as emergency defense housing by Marion Post Wolcott( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs show Washington, D.C. The Palace mobile home and expansible trailer, furnished to the U.S. government for use as emergency defense housing. A demonstration conducted by the Farm Security Administration. Step-by-step photographs showing rapid conversion of mobile trailer into a small house with foundation. Interior diagram of four rooms
Washington, D.C. December, 1941. A group of uniformed Boy Scouts inspecting artillery pieces and tanks displayed in Commerce Square by Marion Post Wolcott( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs show Washington, D.C. A group of uniformed Boy Scouts inspecting artillery pieces and tanks displayed in Commerce Square. Scouts saluting the flag. Boys sighting machine gun and climbing over larger equipment
Ben Shahn papers by Ben Shahn( )
in Multiple languages and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Biographical material and family records include a 1924 passport for Shahn and his first wife, Tillie, biographical sketches of Shahn, and award certificates received by him
[Untitled : photograph] by Marion Post Wolcott( Book )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Charleston County, S.C.: scenes] by Federal Writers' Project (S.C.)( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs of lighthouses at Cape Romain and Morris Island, S.C.; wildlife management view taken from Biological Survey observation tower and outdoor stove in picnic area of Francis Marion National Forest; palmettoes on beach and house on road to Folly Beach, S.C.; Oak Lawn near Adams Run, S.C.;Oak Island on Edisto Island, S.C.; African-American children playing outside ahouse on Johns Island, S.C.; African-American woman and children in doorway ofhome with laundry hanging in front, near Charleston, S.C., taken by Marion Post, Farm Security Administration; Fort Johnson; Hampton Plantation; Runnymede Plantation, Drayton Plantation. Other photographs by Walter Connolly, Carlisle Roberts, Carl Mydans, and B.W. Muir
Atlanta (vicinity), Ga. Eroded land by Marion Post Wolcott( Visual )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photograph shows man in overalls pointing toward eroded land
[South Carolina: country stores] by Federal Writers' Project (S.C.)( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photograph of mules pulling wagon with wood and two African-American men in front of two-storey wooden building with Gulf gas pump out front, B.J. Brant Gen. Mdse, Post Office, Ashepoo, S.C.; Farm Security Administration photograph by Post, 1939
[Dorchester County, S.C.: scenes] by Federal Writers' Project (S.C.)( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs of tabernacle at Indian Fields Camp Ground near St. George, S.C.; St. George Baptist Church; Hibben House in Summerville, S.C.; highway with Spanish moss, "brass ankles" Indian children at their house with mud chimney, servants quarters showing row of small white clapboard houses, and white boy standing by 4 room house near Summerville, taken by Marion Post for Farm Security Administration
Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1939-1941 wholesale district, grain elevators, railroad and coal yards ... by Arthur Rothstein( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
John Harvey Tolan photograph collection by John H Tolan( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Includes photographs documenting depression-era migrant workers camps and the relocation of Japanese-Americans during World War II. Photographs were commissioned by the Farm Security Administration, Federal Works Agency, U.S. Forest Service, House Select Committee to Investigate the Interstate Migration of Destitute Citizens, Bureau of Reclamation of Department of the Interior, and other groups
 
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