Photographer Joe Steinmetz "breaking the ice" with children by doing magic tricks prior to the portrait photo session at his studio in Sarasota, Florida.

Photographer Joe Steinmetz "breaking the ice" with children by doing magic tricks prior to the portrait photo session at his studio in Sarasota, Florida.


Image Number

  • JJS2274

Year

  • Not after 1968

Series Title

General Note

  • Joe was a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians, specializing in sleight of hand.

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 slide - col.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Shelf Number

  • Location: 30713, E.

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Photographer Joe Steinmetz "breaking the ice" with children by doing magic tricks prior to the portrait photo session at his studio in Sarasota, Florida.
Photographer Joe Steinmetz "breaking the ice" with children by doing magic tricks prior to the portrait photo session at his studio in Sarasota, Florida.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Steinmetz, Lois Foley, d. 1968. Photographer Joe Steinmetz "breaking the ice" with children by doing magic tricks prior to the portrait photo session at his studio in Sarasota, Florida. Not after 1968. Color slide, . State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/254682>, accessed 23 July 2019.

MLA

Steinmetz, Lois Foley, d. 1968. Photographer Joe Steinmetz "breaking the ice" with children by doing magic tricks prior to the portrait photo session at his studio in Sarasota, Florida. Not after 1968. Color slide. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 23 Jul. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/254682>.

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(State Archives of Florida/Steinmetz)