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Out of the forties

Author: Nicholas Lemann
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1985, ©1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Fireside edView all editions and formats
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The author retraces the lives of the people shown in the early 1940's photographic project commissioned by the Standard Oil Company of New Jersey, under the direction of Roy Stryker. Many of the photographers of this survey worked with Stryker when he was the director of the FSA. They include: Russell Lee, John Vachon, Sol Libsohn, Esther Bubley, Todd Webb [et al.].
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lemann, Nicholas.
Out of the forties.
New York : Simon & Schuster, 1985, ©1983
(OCoLC)891434441
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Lemann
ISBN: 0671554190 9780671554194
OCLC Number: 11866962
Notes: "A Fireside book."
Description: 149 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments --
The project : a picture of America --
Linden, New Jersey : industry --
Elsa, Texas : Americanization --
St. Martinville, Louisiana : race --
Andrews, Texas : leaving the land --
Tomball, Texas : the New World.
Responsibility: by Nicholas Lemann.

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The author retraces the lives of the people shown in the early 1940's photographic project commissioned by the Standard Oil Company of New Jersey, under the direction of Roy Stryker. Many of the photographers of this survey worked with Stryker when he was the director of the FSA. They include: Russell Lee, John Vachon, Sol Libsohn, Esther Bubley, Todd Webb [et al.].

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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1210336<\/a>> # Texas.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Texas.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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