Profile portrait of American soap opera writer Irving Vendig.

Profile portrait of American soap opera writer Irving Vendig.


Image Number

  • JJS2179

Year

  • 19--

Series Title

Rights

    Biography Note

  • He had been a writer on the Perry Mason radio show which he later refashioned into "The Edge of Night". He also created the NBC drama "Three Steps to Heaven" as well as "Hidden Faces" and wrote for the daytime dramas "Search for Tomorrow", "Paradise Bay" and "The Clear Horizon".

  • 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 - 35 mm.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Shelf Number

  • Location: 30713, D.

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Profile portrait of American soap opera writer Irving Vendig.
Profile portrait of American soap opera writer Irving Vendig.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. Profile portrait of American soap opera writer Irving Vendig. 19--. Black & white photonegative, 35 mm. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/254434>, accessed 12 December 2018.

MLA

Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. Profile portrait of American soap opera writer Irving Vendig. 19--. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 12 Dec. 2018.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/254434>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Steinmetz)