Lt. Joe J. Steinmetz with Speed Graphic camera at NAS Pensacola.

Lt. Joe J. Steinmetz with Speed Graphic camera at NAS Pensacola.

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/245170
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Title

  • Lt. Joe J. Steinmetz with Speed Graphic camera at NAS Pensacola.

Image Number

  • JJS0275

Year

  • 1945

Date Note

  • Photographed in October 1945.

Series Title

    Biography Note

  • Joseph Janney Steinmetz was a world-renowned commercial photographer whose images appeared in such publications as the Saturday Evening Post, Life, Look, Time, Holiday, Collier's, and Town & Country. His work has been referred to as "an American social history," which documented diverse scenes of American life from affluent northeasterners to middle-class Floridians. Steinmetz moved from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Sarasota, Florida in 1941. During World War II, Steinmetz served as an officer in the United States Navy where he taught photography at the Naval Photography School in Pensacola, Florida. His work there also contributed to the development of aerial reconnaissance photography.

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 5 x 4 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Subject Corporate

Shelf Number

  • Location: 30713, B.

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