1950s photos about segregation that need to be seen today
Harlem, 1948, Gordon Parks
Gordon Parks - Untitled, Harlem, New York, 1948; Courtesy The Gordon Parks Foundation
killerbeesting: Gordon Parks, Untitled, Shady Grove, Alabama, 1956
Gordon Parks was an American photographer, musician, writer and film director. He is best remembered for his photographic essays for Life magazine and as the director of the 1971 film, Shaft. Wikipedia
Gordon Parks, Frustrated, Chicago, IL, 1957
Outside looking in. Mobile, 1956, these little children wishing they could be there. I am happy to say times are changing.
Big Picture: Gordon Parks: Gordon Parks image of children of poor rural land owners in the 1940s
“I choose my camera as a weapon against all the things I dislike about America- poverty, racism, discrimination.” ~Gordon Parks
El Legado de Gordon Parks.