The Railroad Photography of Jack Delano

Tony Reevy
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Discover the work of Jack Delano in this impressive compilation of his striking railroad photography taken during his time working as a photographer for the Farm Security Administration (FSA) and the Office of War Information (OWI). A telling foreword featuring the most thorough published biography of his life, along with detailed descriptions and captions, make a compelling argument as to why Delano marks one of the great railroad photographers of the thirties and forties. Peruse page after page of dozens of high-resolution images in both color and black-and-white in this hardcover photo book, which includes many fascinating examples of Delano's eye for capturing portraits of railroad workers. 
Author: Tony Reevy
Size: 10.3 x 11.3
Pages: 186
Table of Contents


  • Pablo Delano




  • A Real Respect for the Thing in Front of Him

Portfolio One

  • The Farm Security Administration Photos, 1940-1942

Portfolio Two

  • OWI: Chicago

Portfolio Three

  • OWI: Across the Continent on the Santa Fe

Portfolio Four

  • FSA/OWI: The American Railroad in Color, 1940-1943

Appendix One

Appendix Two




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