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William Henry Jackson: Framing the Frontier

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Synopsis:

William Henry Jackson recorded on film what the late nineteenth-century world wanted most to see: the real American frontier. His stunning photographs of the Colorado Rockies, Mesa Verde, the Tetons, Yosemite, and Yellowstone made a mark not only on the history of photography but also on the history of the nation. A thorough and well-researched yet emphatically readable biography, William Henry Jackson: Framing the Frontier features more than 100 photographs illustrating Jackson's remarkable legacy.

Synopsis:

William Henry Jackson's stunning photographs of the Colorado Rockies, Mesa Verde, the Tetons, Yosemite, and Yellowstone made a mark not only on the history of photography, but also on the history of the nation. A thorough and well-researched biography, this book features more than 100 photographs illustrating Jackson's remarkable legacy.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780878423811
Subtitle:
Framing the Frontier
Editor:
McKenna, Gwen
Author:
Waitley, Douglas
Author:
Jackson, William H.
Author:
McKenna, Gwen
Publisher:
Mountain Press Publishing Company
Location:
Missoula, Mont. :
Subject:
Artists, Architects, Photographers
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Photography
Subject:
Pictorial works
Subject:
Photo Essays
Subject:
Regional Subjects - West
Subject:
Photographers
Subject:
West
Subject:
West (U.S.) Pictorial works.
Subject:
Photoessays & Documentaries
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Publication Date:
April 1999
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
10.31x7.43x.89 in. 1.77 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , William Henry Jackson recorded on film what the late nineteenth-century world wanted most to see: the real American frontier. His stunning photographs of the Colorado Rockies, Mesa Verde, the Tetons, Yosemite, and Yellowstone made a mark not only on the history of photography but also on the history of the nation. A thorough and well-researched yet emphatically readable biography, William Henry Jackson: Framing the Frontier features more than 100 photographs illustrating Jackson's remarkable legacy.
"Synopsis" by , William Henry Jackson's stunning photographs of the Colorado Rockies, Mesa Verde, the Tetons, Yosemite, and Yellowstone made a mark not only on the history of photography, but also on the history of the nation. A thorough and well-researched biography, this book features more than 100 photographs illustrating Jackson's remarkable legacy.
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