Online images of industrialization in the American Midwest

  • Ruth Garner
  • Mark Gillingham
  • Steve McShane

Abstract

Someone who doubts that photographs, like paintings and drawings, are an interpretation of the world might study the two historical photo collections discussed in this article. The views of industrialization could hardly be more dissimilar. Looking at both collections — photos and captions — is instructive.
Published
2005-11-07
How to Cite
Garner, R., Gillingham, M., & McShane, S. (2005). Online images of industrialization in the American Midwest. First Monday, 10(11). https://doi.org/10.5210/fm.v10i11.1293