Lois Foley Steinmetz and her children entering the Gulf of Mexico surf.

Lois Foley Steinmetz and her children entering the Gulf of Mexico surf.


Image Number

  • JJS1174

Year

  • 1940

Date Note

  • Photographed in December 1940.

Series Title

General Note

  • L-R: William Janney Steinmetz, Lois Foley Steinmetz, and Lois Steinmetz (later Duncan).
  • Accompanying note: "Random Dune".

Rights

    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 photonegative - b&w - 5 x 4 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Shelf Number

  • Location: 30713, C.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. Lois Foley Steinmetz and her children entering the Gulf of Mexico surf. 1940. Black & white photonegative, 5 x 4 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/246295>, accessed 12 December 2017.

MLA

Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. Lois Foley Steinmetz and her children entering the Gulf of Mexico surf. 1940. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 12 Dec. 2017.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/246295>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Steinmetz)