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Picturing faith : photography and the Great Depression

Author: Colleen McDannell
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the midst of the Great Depression, the American government initiated one of the biggest photographic projects ever undertaken. This publication contains the images captured by Dorothea Lange,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Ouvrages illustrés
fotografier
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colleen McDannell
ISBN: 0300104308 9780300104301
OCLC Number: 937271210
Description: 319 s. : illustrations
Contents: Introducing Americans to America --
Enduring faith --
Churches without people --
Another South --
Christian charity --
New Mexico's patriots --
Farming Jews --
The Negro church --
City congregations --
Project's end.
Responsibility: Colleen McDannell.

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"This is a unique and fascinating book. Picturing Faith will enliven our understanding of both American religion and the Great Depression. Colleen McDannell superbly integrates photography with Read more...

 
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