[Jimmy Powell Shooting Gun]

Description

Photograph of JImmy Powell shooting a gun into the air. He stands in a field of tall grass without wearing a shirt. The words "the country boy" are written on the mat beneath the photograph. Photographs from this series were featured in Life Magazine and titled "Mountain Boy."

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1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 20 in.

Creation Information

Clark, Joe July 9, 1955.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Clark Family Photography Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of JImmy Powell shooting a gun into the air. He stands in a field of tall grass without wearing a shirt. The words "the country boy" are written on the mat beneath the photograph. Photographs from this series were featured in Life Magazine and titled "Mountain Boy."

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 20 in.

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Digitization of this item was sponsored by a grant from The Headliners Foundation.

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Clark Family Photography Collection

This seminal work of visual storytelling represents the extensive Clark family archives from the golden age of American photography. Their work has featured in Life Magazine, National Geographic, Look and Newsweek.

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  • July 9, 1955

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  • Feb. 26, 2015, 12:30 p.m.

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  • April 10, 2015, 4:18 p.m.

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Clark, Joe. [Jimmy Powell Shooting Gun], photograph, July 9, 1955; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc499689/: accessed November 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.