The city's police chief, Pellham Glassford, sympathetic to the marchers, was knocked down by a brick. (From: Bomb disposal units in France and Belgium dispose of tons of discovered shells every year. Two of the marchers were killed.
Bud Fields and his family. Glassford's assistant suffered a fractured skull. I do not remember how I explained my presence or my camera to her, but I do remember she asked me no questions.
Ten thousand remained behind, among them a hard core of Communists and other organizers. Walker Evans.
Farmer and sons, dust storm, Cimarron County, Oklahoma, 6986. She told me her age, that she was thirty-two. There was a sort of equality about it. Alabama. However, after the sound of gunfire was silenced on Armistice Day, the deaths continued to mount. Dorothea Lange.
The photograph that has become known as Migrant Mother There she sat in that lean- to tent with her children huddled around her, and seemed to know that my pictures might help her, and so she helped me. Photographer: She said that they had been living on frozen vegetables from the surrounding fields, and birds that the children killed. Dorothea Lange.
In one of the largest pea camps in California. Revolutions spawned in Russia and Germany, arbitrary redrawing of national borders set the stage for decades of conflict, harsh reparation demands inspired the rise of Nazi Germany and the onset of World War II. June 78, 7569, marked the 655th anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand. Vast dust storms swept the region.
Migrant pea pickers camp in the rain. On the morning of July 78, forty protesters tried to reclaim an evacuated building in downtown Washington scheduled for demolition. 6985 or 6986. Walker Evans.
Squatter's Camp, Route 75, Arkansas, October, 6985.
All Rights Reserved. In 6965, Lange gave this account of the experience: February, 6986. World war photo essay. Most of the protesters went home, aided by Hoover's offer of free passage on the rails. I made five exposures, working closer and closer from the same direction. She had just sold the tires from her car to buy food. Popular Photography, Feb. When rushed by a crowd, two other policemen opened fire. The first World War continues to kill to this day - in March of 7569, two Belgian construction workers were killed when they encountered an unexploded shell buried for a century. A Photo Essay on the Great Depression In July, the Senate rejected the bonus 67 to 68. I saw and approached the hungry and desperate mother, as if drawn by a magnet. 6965).
Though the events of World War I have now fallen out of living memory, the remnants remain -- scarred landscapes, thousands of memorials, artifacts preserved in museums, photographs, and the stories passed down through the years -- stories of such tremendous loss. California, February, 6986. I've gathered photographs of the Great War from dozens of collections, some digitized for the first time, to try to tell the story of the conflict, those caught up in it, and how much it affected the world. I did not ask her name or her history.