Category Archives: Fans in a Flashbulb

Happy Canada Day!

Jeff Wall, The Outburst, 1989 (2.1998.i) Fair labor (labour) standards are issues in both the United States and Canada; Fair Labor Standard Act in the United States and Human Rights and Employment Practices and Labour Codes in Canada were established … Continue reading

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Weegee Wednesdays: “Happy 4th of July to you… Wish I was with you…”

Weegee, [Letter from Weegee in Los Angeles to Wilma Wilcox in New York City], July 1, 1959 (2009.70.29) 56 years ago today: Hi Dear… Wed.- Everything arrived safe… There is going to be another meeting at CBS Television later this … Continue reading

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Gay Liberation Parade

Anthony Friedkin, Gay Liberation Parade, The Bible Condemns Homosexuality, Hollywood, 1972 (2011.70.1) Anthony Friedkin, Come Play with our May Doll, Gay Liberation Parade, Hollywood, 1972 (2011.70.3)   Anthony Friedkin, Women at Gay Liberation Parade, 1972 (2011.70.4)   Anthony Friedkin, Gay Liberation … Continue reading

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Weegee Wednesdays: “I had no phone; I’m allergic to them”

Weegee photos of people on the phone and quotes about telephones from Weegee by Weegee… Yes, this week, I’m phoning it in… Weegee, A phone booth is a handy place to make a date, ca. 1943 (2123.1993) Weegee, [George C. … Continue reading

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Harold Feinstein, 1931 – 2015

Harold Feinstein, Girl with Fur Coat, Brooklyn, N.Y., 1950 (567.1982) Harold Feinstein, Siddhartha, 1980 (638.1982) Harold Feinstein, Boys Running into Surf, Coney Island, 1954 (580.1982) Harold Feinstein, Boy in Street with Chalk Numbers, N.Y.C., 1956 (585.1982) Harold Feinstein, Horse through Curtained … Continue reading

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Charles H. Traub: Beach portfolio

Charles H. Traub, Beach, 1975 (294.1981.a) Charles H. Traub, Beach, 1974 (294.1981.c) Charles H. Traub, Beach, 1975 (294.1981.d) Charles H. Traub, Beach, 1974 (294.1981.f) Charles H. Traub, Beach, 1974 (294.1981.g)

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Weegee Wednesdays: Ladies of Liberties

Weegee, Statue of Liberty, ca. 1955 (3372.1993) Weegee, Statue of Liberty: Swing, baby, it’s a free country ain’t it?, ca. 1955 (3357.1993) Weegee, [Statue of Liberty], ca. 1961 (5912.1993) Weegee, [Man climbs 85-foot ladder to secure torch on the plastic … Continue reading

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