Portrait of novelist MacKinlay Kantor in an 8th Army Air Forces military uniform.

Portrait of novelist MacKinlay Kantor in an 8th Army Air Forces military uniform.


Image Number

  • JJS1436

Year

  • 1950

Date Note

  • Photographed on July 29, 1950.

Series Title

General Note

  • He had been a war correspondent during World War II and would later win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1956 for his 1955 novel "Andersonville".

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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.

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 10 x 8 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Subject Corporate

Shelf Number

  • Location: 30713, C.

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Portrait of novelist MacKinlay Kantor in an 8th Army Air Forces military uniform.
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Chicago Manual of Style

Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. Portrait of novelist MacKinlay Kantor in an 8th Army Air Forces military uniform. 1950. Black & white photoprint, 10 x 8 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/246584>, accessed 19 April 2019.

MLA

Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. Portrait of novelist MacKinlay Kantor in an 8th Army Air Forces military uniform. 1950. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 19 Apr. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/246584>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Steinmetz)