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Dorothea Lange (1895–1965)

Dorothea Lange was born on May 26, 1895 in Hoboken, New Jersey. Educated at Columbia University, learned photography in New York, moved to San Francisco, and with the onset of the the Great Depression, became one of the most famous and influential documentary photographers, best known for her Farm Security Administration photographs of the migrant... See full bio »

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 2014 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (photographs by - 1 episode)
- Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning (2014) ... (photographs by)
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 1998 Fearful Symmetry (Video documentary) (source: depression south photography)
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 2007 Maynard Dixon: Art and Spirit (Documentary) (voice)
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 2014 American Masters (TV Series documentary)

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First husband, Maynard Dixon, was a painter. Second husband, Paul Schuster Taylor, was an economist. See more »

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