Summary: "More than a hundred years ago (1899), photographer Frank Bennett Fiske (1883-1952) began photographing members of the Standing Rock Sioux in his studio at Fort Yates, North Dakota. He was 16 years old when he took over the stuido from S.T. Fransler. The men and women Fiske photographed were his friends and neighbors, Native Americans who had lived on the reservation for more than 20 years....
Publisher / Publication Date: Terra 2018
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: OVS 770 FRA
Summary: "This inspiring ... collection honors one hundred exceptional women throughout history and around the world"--Back cover.
Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 PIE
Summary: A photographic essay that explores a wide spectrum of experiences told from the perspective of a diverse group of young people, ages 14-24, identifying as queer (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning), Speaking OUT: Queer Youth in Focus presents portraits without judgment or stereotype by eliminating environmental influence with a stark white backdrop. This backdrop acts as a...
Publisher / Publication Date: PM Press 2014
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 307.7 SMI
Summary: In December 2015, the Smithsonian called on rock and roll lovers around the world to collect photos and stories of their favorite moments in music. Fans dug through attics, basements, closets, shoeboxes, digital cameras, and photo albums to post great rock shots to rockandroll.si.edu. From Woodstock to the Whisky a Go Go, from Lollapalooza to the 9:30 Club, and all the rockin' places in...
Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Books 2017
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: OVS 781.5 BEN
Summary: Katherina Hetzeldorfer, tried "for a crime that didn't have a name" (same sex sexual relations) and sentenced to death by drowning in 1477; Charles aka Mary Hamilton, publicly whipped for impersonating a man in eighteenth-century England; Clara, aka "Big Ben," over whom two jealous women fought in 1926 New York: these are just three of the lives that the artist Ria Brodell has reclaimed for...
Publisher / Publication Date: The MIT Press 2018
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 759.13 BRO
Summary: "A collection of portraits of the people and products made in small workshops all over the country, with ... descriptions of what they make, who they are, and the tradition embedded in their trade ... A celebration of the handmade at a time when it's being embraced by a new generation of DIY and local-focused consumers who are averse to the mass-produced"--Dust jacket flap.
Publisher / Publication Date: 2013