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Steel country source photograph, Warren, Ohio, circa 1937

Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969, photographer


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Title: Steel country source photograph, Warren, Ohio

Date: circa 1937

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm.

Description: One black and white photograph from photographer Ben Shan's source files on "steel country." The photograph was taken by Shahn while he worked as photographer for the Historical Section of the Resettlement Administration. The photograph was taken in Warren, Ohio, and depicts a man standing in a field wearing a hat and suspenders. A mailbox labelled Joe [[illegible]] RDL Box 123 is in the foreground.

Creator: Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969, photographer

Forms part of: Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990, bulk 1933-1970

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Ben Shahn. Steel country source photograph, Warren, Ohio, circa 1937. Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 20273