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State Archives of Florida
7-year-old Chinese prodigy Virginia "Ginny" Tiu at the piano with her 5-year-old sister Elizabeth.
N2011- 7, Photographic collection, 1930s-1970s; Box 16
Location: 30713, D.
Accompanying note: "The brillant Chinese pianists. The Tiu sisters discovered in Kowloon & brought to USA by artist Ben Stahl".
Shown at the home of artist Ben Stahl.
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.
Subject - Person
Chicago Manual of Style
Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. 7-year-old Chinese prodigy Virginia "Ginny" Tiu at the piano with her 5-year-old sister Elizabeth. 1962. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/254551>, accessed 26 May 2022.
Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. 7-year-old Chinese prodigy Virginia "Ginny" Tiu at the piano with her 5-year-old sister Elizabeth. 1962. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 26 May. 2022.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/254551>.
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(State Archives of Florida/Steinmetz)