JOHN VACHON'S AMERICA: Photographs and Letters from the Depression to…

JOHN VACHON'S AMERICA: Photographs and Letters from the Depression to World War II. by Vachon, John. Edited by Miles Orvell. < >

JOHN VACHON'S AMERICA: Photographs and Letters from the Depression to World War II.

Edition: First edition

Berkeley University of California (2003) dj. Hardcover first edition - "From 1936 to 1943, John Vachon traveled across America as part of the Farm Security Administration photography project, documenting the desperate world of the Great Depression and also the efforts at resistance—from strikes to stoic determination. This collection, the first to feature Vachon's work, offers a stirring and elegant record of this extraordinary photographer's vision and of America's land and people as the country moved from the depths of the Depression to the dramatic mobilization for World War II.'" Edited with introductory text by Miles Orvell, Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs . Notes and list of illustrations, works cited , index. Somewhat oversized square format. 344 pp. ISBN: 0-520-223780.

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

Book ID: 60771
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