[The Light Ahead]

Description

Photograph of a boy and girl walking away from the camera down a dirt road, possibly in Lynchburg or Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The girl carries a pail, and a farm appears on the left of the path. A poem titled "The Light Ahead" is typed to the right of the photograph on the mat.

Physical Description

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

Creation Information

Clark, Joe November 23, 1961.

Context

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 a boy and girl walking away from the camera down a dirt road, possibly in Lynchburg or Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The girl carries a pail, and a farm appears on the left of the path. A poem titled "The Light Ahead" is typed to the right of the photograph on the mat.

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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  • November 23, 1961

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  • Feb. 26, 2015, 12:30 p.m.

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  • March 26, 2015, 9:42 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Clark, Joe. [The Light Ahead], photograph, November 23, 1961; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc499820/: accessed October 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.