Online images of industrialization in the American Midwest

Ruth Garner, Mark Gillingham, Steve McShane

Abstract



Someone who doubts that photographs, like paintings and drawings, are an interpretation of the world might study the two historical photo collections discussed in this article. The views of industrialization could hardly be more dissimilar. Looking at both collections — photos and captions — is instructive.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5210/fm.v10i11.1293



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