Photographer Joe Steinmetz looking at water hyacinths from a canal along the Tamiami Trail in the Everglades.

Photographer Joe Steinmetz looking at water hyacinths from a canal along the Tamiami Trail in the Everglades.


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  • JJS0382

Year

  • 195-

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    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.

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Physical Description

  • 1 transparency - col. - 4 x 5 in.

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Shelf Number

  • Location: 30713, B.

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Photographer Joe Steinmetz looking at water hyacinths from a canal along the Tamiami Trail in the Everglades.
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Chicago Manual of Style

Steinmetz, Lois Foley, d. 1968. Photographer Joe Steinmetz looking at water hyacinths from a canal along the Tamiami Trail in the Everglades. 195-. Color transparency, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/245395>, accessed 21 July 2019.

MLA

Steinmetz, Lois Foley, d. 1968. Photographer Joe Steinmetz looking at water hyacinths from a canal along the Tamiami Trail in the Everglades. 195-. Color transparency. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 21 Jul. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/245395>.

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(State Archives of Florida/Steinmetz)