Monthly Archives: September 2019

“There Is No Planet B”

NASA, Earthrise, December 24, 1968 (2016.23.1) NASA, [Edward Higgins White’s space walk], June 3, 1965 (2478.2005) NASA, [“Nearly full Earth showing Africa, Middle East, Europe and western Asia from the Apollo 11”], July 16 1969, (2476.2005) Apollo 11 view of … Continue reading

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Not the future

Harold Corsini, Well in the Center of an Oil Camp, Illinois, 1944 (230.1983) Brett Weston, Industrial Landscape, ca. 1975 (2012.119.96) Lu Guang, The Tianjin Steel Plant is a highly polluting enterprise that is deeply affecting the lives of the local … Continue reading

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“…if we don’t stop burning oil and coal, the Big Apple will be cooked.”

The Yes Men, “New York Post,” September 21, 2009, p. 1 (2009.76.3) The Yes Men, “New York Post,” September 21, 2009, pp. 2-3 (2009.76.3) It’s Coming! City report says extreme storms, flooding, deadly heat waves coming soon if we don’t … Continue reading

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“Drowning World”

Gideon Mendel, Chinta and Samundri Davi, Salempur village near Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India, from the “Drowning World” series, August 2007 (2013.32.1) Gideon Mendel, Hakam Zadi, Manghal Khan, Brohi village, Sind province, Pakistan, from the “Drowning World” series, September 2010, (2013.87.5) Gideon … Continue reading

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Preserving wilderness

Ansel Adams, Sierra Juniper – Mount Hooper, ca. 1929 (306.1991) Ansel Adams, Minarets, Iceberg Lake, ca. 1929 (315.1991) Ansel Adams, Sierra Club Party on Mount Ritter, ca. 1929 (319.1991) Ansel Adams, Mount Conness – Tenaya Lake, ca. 1929 (324.1991) Ansel … Continue reading

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New York, September 11, 2001

Aftonbladet, September 2001, (2006.30.114) Aftonbladet is a Swedish newspaper and founded in 1830. The Mirror, September 12 2001 (2006.30.123) Photo by Spencer Platt Daily Express, September 12, 2001 (2006.30.126) Daily Express is a British newspaper and was founded in 1900. … Continue reading

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Robert Frank (1924-2019)

Robert Frank, McClellanville, South Carolina, 1955 (printed 1975) (225.1996) Robert Frank, Mabou (electric dog), 1980 (2007.106.2) F. Bedrich Grunzweig, Robert Frank, 1955-56 (373.1988)

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