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[Aerial Photo of Detroit Skyline]

Description: Photograph of Detroit, Michigan out of an airplane window. Dark clouds and the moon have been superimposed above the city, and the wing of the airplane is visible on the right side of the image. Narrative by Junebug Clark: This photo is the cover image of the Joe Clark book, "Detroit: God's Greatest City" Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS Clark PhotoFile: 7800-111
Date: 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Anna Ruzylo in the Kitchen]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: This photo was taken in the late 1930s. Hamtramck, Michigan is a small town and Polish community surrounded by the city of Detroit. Anna Ruzylo is my great grandmother. There are not many photos of my great grandmother in the archive since she came over from Poland very late in life. My wife, Kay, and I named our daughter Anna Marie Clark in her honor.
Date: 193u
Creator: Clark, Joe, HBSS

[Aunt Esther at the Kitchen Table]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: This photo was taken during the late 1930s in Hamtramck, Michigan. Hamtramck is a small town and Polish community surrounded by the city of Detroit. My Aunt Esther (can’t recall her maiden name at this time) is featured at the kitchen table. She would eventually marry Bill Krent and have 4 children: Jackie, David, Marsha and Claudia.
Date: 193u
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Aunt Georgia]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Hamtramck, Michigan is a small town and Polish community surrounded by the city of Detroit. This photo was taken in the late 1930s. The girl in this photo is “Aunt Georgia.” A honorary title because she moved in and lived with our family in the years before I was born. Photo by: Bernice Clark.
Date: 193u
Creator: Clark, Bernice

[Automobile Worker]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified United Auto Worker at an automobile plant in Detroit, Michigan during the 1950's. He poses for his picture wearing a hat, goggles, gloves, and a dark work shirt. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Bernice, a Friend, and Helen]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Hamtramck, Michigan is a small town and Polish community surrounded by the city of Detroit. This photo was taken in the late 1930s. On the left is Bernice Krent, center is a friend, and on the right is Helen Krent. Bernice married Joe Clark on May 11, 1943. Her sister Helen married Steve Werner. As sisters go, they were always best friends.
Date: 193u
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Bill Krent and Friend]

Description: Photograph of Bill Krent (left) and an unknown man standing together in front of a vehicle, parked on the street in a residential neighborhood. Several houses are visible behind them, and other vehicles are parked on the street; a sidewalk is visible in the foreground.
Date: 193u
Creator: Clark, Bernice

Bringing Home Baby Brother

Description: Photograph of a woman, Jennie Krent, holding a newborn baby, Richard Krent. The baby wears a white lace gown and a bonnet. Two young boys are in the frame, interacting with the baby, top: Ed Krent, right: Tom Krent. Photo by: Junebug Clark.
Date: 195u
Creator: Clark, Junebug

[Building in Detroit, Michigan]

Description: Photograph of a building in Detroit, Michigan. The building is a single-story home with two garages and a car parked in front. This picture is part of Joe Clark's "Detroit" series, and it was taken for Life magazine. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 7748-0017-28
Date: April 17, 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Children in the Detroit Institute of Arts]

Description: Photograph of a boy and a girl looking for places to put their art on the ground in a hallway of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Mounted pieces line the hallway walls, whereas the children's work is placed along the ground. Photo by Bernice Clark. Clark PhotoFile: 7069-0025-22
Date: October 1955
Creator: Clark, Bernice & Clark, Joe

[Children Playing Baseball]

Description: Two matted photographs of children playing baseball in a corner lot at Hamtramck, Michigan. The photograph on the left shows a boy preparing to swing a baseball bat, and the right photograph shows a very young boy throwing a baseball.Two matted photographs of children playing baseball in a corner lot at Hamtramck, Michigan. The photograph on the left shows a boy preparing to swing a baseball bat, and the right photograph shows a very young boy throwing a baseball. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 6955-65
Date: May 1955
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Chrysler Employee]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified Chrysler employee in Detroit, Michigan. He sits, wearing gloves and goggles and smoking a cigarette. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS Clark PhotoFile: 8067-0008-37
Date: August 31, 1961
Creator: Clark, Joe

[(City Gal -) Country Gal]

Description: Photograph of a woman holding an ax over her foot, which rests on a tree stump. A puppy stands beside her. This photograph is part of Joe Clark's "Detroit" series and is featured in his book "Detroit: God's Greatest City" with the caption: "A city gal paints her toe nails and makes them look so swell. A country gal just chops 'em off and lets 'em go to hell." Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe