Joe Steinmetz, as a young man, doing a handstand on a tree stump at Wissahickon Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Joe Steinmetz, as a young man, doing a handstand on a tree stump at Wissahickon Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


Image Number

  • JJS1093

Year

  • 192-?

Series Title

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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.

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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Joe Steinmetz, as a young man, doing a handstand on a tree stump at Wissahickon Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Joe Steinmetz, as a young man, doing a handstand on a tree stump at Wissahickon Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Joe Steinmetz, as a young man, doing a handstand on a tree stump at Wissahickon Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 192-?. Black & white photonegative, 5 x 4 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/246358>, accessed 20 July 2019.

MLA

Joe Steinmetz, as a young man, doing a handstand on a tree stump at Wissahickon Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 192-?. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 20 Jul. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/246358>.

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