Aerial view looking southeast over Sarasota, Florida.

Aerial view looking southeast over Sarasota, Florida.


Image Number

  • JJS1138

Year

  • 1949

Date Note

  • Photographed on February 9, 1949.

Series Title

General Note

  • Note the old Florida Power and Light Company plant at the bottom.

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 - 4 x 5 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Shelf Number

  • Location: 30713, C.

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Aerial view looking southeast over Sarasota, Florida.
Aerial view looking southeast over Sarasota, Florida.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. Aerial view looking southeast over Sarasota, Florida. 1949. Black & white photonegative, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/246324>, accessed 22 January 2019.

MLA

Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. Aerial view looking southeast over Sarasota, Florida. 1949. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 22 Jan. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/246324>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Steinmetz)