Mabel and Archie aboard the shantyboat "Lazy Bones," reading of a snowstorm in the northeast U.S.

Mabel and Archie aboard the shantyboat "Lazy Bones," reading of a snowstorm in the northeast U.S.


Image Number

  • JJS0502

Year

  • 1948

Date Note

  • Photographed in January 1948.

Series Title

General Note

  • Shown during a shanty boat cruise from Ft. Myers to Clewiston between December 28, 1947 and January 6, 1948.

    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.

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 transparency - col. - 4 x 5 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Subject Corporate

Shelf Number

  • Location: 30713, B.

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Mabel and Archie aboard the shantyboat "Lazy Bones," reading of a snowstorm in the northeast U.S.
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Chicago Manual of Style

Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. Mabel and Archie aboard the shantyboat "Lazy Bones," reading of a snowstorm in the northeast U.S. 1948. Color transparency, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/245458>, accessed 26 August 2016.

MLA

Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. Mabel and Archie aboard the shantyboat "Lazy Bones," reading of a snowstorm in the northeast U.S. 1948. Color transparency. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 26 Aug. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/245458>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Steinmetz)