Close-up view of photographer, author, composer and film director Gordon Parks speaking at Miami-Dade Community College

Close-up view of photographer, author, composer and film director Gordon Parks speaking at Miami-Dade Community College


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  • PR22054

Year

  • 1982

Date Note

  • Photographed on February 17, 1982.

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  • Gordon Parks was best known for his photography (especially for Life magazine) and for his films. The Kansas-native became Hollywoodgass first major African American director when he directed a film in 1968 based on his autobiographical book, "The Learning Tree". But he is best known for his 1971 landmark film, "Shaft".

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  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 10 x 8 in.

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Close-up view of photographer, author, composer and film director Gordon Parks speaking at Miami-Dade Community College. 1982. Black & white photoprint, 10 x 8 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/15256>, accessed 18 March 2019.

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Close-up view of photographer, author, composer and film director Gordon Parks speaking at Miami-Dade Community College. 1982. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 18 Mar. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/15256>.

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