Photographer, author, composer and film director Gordon Parks speaking at Miami-Dade Community College

Photographer, author, composer and film director Gordon Parks speaking at Miami-Dade Community College


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  • PR22056

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 - 8 x 10 in.

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Photographer, author, composer and film director Gordon Parks speaking at Miami-Dade Community College. 1982. Black & white photoprint, 8 x 10 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/15258>, accessed 25 March 2019.

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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 25 Mar. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/15258>.

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