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Author Street, Richard Steven.
Title Photographing farmworkers in California / Richard Steven Street.
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2004.
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 Floor3  HD1527.C2 S844 2004    IN LIBRARY
Description xxvii, 329 p. : chiefly ill. ; 27 cm.
Contents From sketch artists to lensmen -- From dry plates to halftones -- Postcards, riots, citrus, and Mexicans -- Documentary origins -- Paul Taylor and Dorothea Lange -- Government photographer, American icon, and blood on the lettuce -- Facts behind fiction and food for victory -- The decline and fall of documentary photography -- Harvest of shame -- The Delano grape strike and boycott -- The struggle to organize farmworkers -- Violence, art, and justice -- Funerals, pesticides, and undocumented workers.
Subject Agricultural laborers -- California -- Pictorial works.
Documentary photography -- California.
ISBN 0804740925 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 54966757