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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

[Bird's Eye View]

Description: Photograph from above of two badminton players looking up to the shuttlecock. It appeared in Life Magazine's April 20, 1959 with the caption: "FACE IN A FRAME. Tan Joe Hok reaches out to bat the bird during U.S. badminton championships at Grosse Pointe. He did not lose a set until finals." Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Bird's Eye View]

Description: Photograph from above of two badminton players looking up to the shuttlecock. It appeared in Life Magazine's April 20, 1959 with the caption: "FACE IN A FRAME. Tan Joe Hok reaches out to bat the bird during U.S. badminton championships at Grosse Pointe. He did not lose a set until finals." Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS
Date: 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[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 Playing Hopscotch]

Description: Photograph of a group of children running around in a small room, jumping and playing hopscotch. "Hop Scotch" is written beneath the bottom left corner of the mounted image, and "Joe Clark, H.B.S.S." is signed beneath the bottom right corner. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional information and photos can be found in the pdf document "Life Magazine HBSS Photos" pages 198-199. This photo appears full page in LIFE magazine. January 5, 1959. Pages 37-38. "Hipped on Hopscotch" "Saint Elmo Elementary pupils in Chatanooga, Tenn. must be the happiest-hopscotch school in the U.S." Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS
Date: August 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Children Playing Hopscotch]

Description: Photograph of a child playing hopscotch next to a stairwell. In the image, more children stand watching in the small space. The photograph was used in Life magazine. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional information and photos can be found in the pdf document "Life Magazine HBSS Photos" pages 198-199. This photo appears in LIFE magazine. January 5, 1959. Pages 37-38. "Hipped on Hopscotch." "Saint Elmo Elementary pupils in Chatanooga, Tenn. must be the happiest-hopscotch school in the U.S." Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: August 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Detroit Neighborhood 1959]

Description: Photograph of a neighborhood street in Detroit, Michigan. In this image, a line of cars is parked along the street in front of a row of similar-looking houses. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photographed with a 35mm Leica camera and a 400mm lens. Joe was a master of getting a hold of new or rare camera equipment and lenses and then using them to illustrate stories in dramatic ways. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 7800-0046-33
Date: 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Detroit Skyline in Winter 1959]

Description: Photograph of Detroit Skyline in 1959. This picture is part of Joe Clark's "Detroit" series. It is taken from the Windsor, Canada side o the Detroit River. Ice can be seen floading in the water. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS Clark PhotoFile: 7800-134
Date: August 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Detroit's Cobo Hall Parking Ramp and more]

Description: Photograph of a line of cars traveling on the Cobo Hall Parking Ramp in Detroit. Two ships can be seen on the Detroit River with Canada in the background. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS LIFE Magazine Photos" page 311. Also in the October 17, 1960. Life Magazine pages 28-29. 1961 Cars - Cobo Hall Ramp. This photo by Joe appears in a two page Life magazine spread. It coincided the with 1.) Opening of Cobo Hall and 2.) The Detroit North American Auto show opening and 3.) The unvieling of the new 1961 Automobiles. Joe had a 40 foot scaffold built on top of a nearby building to get the angle for this photo. Luckily the parking structure that this ramp lead to was not yet opened and these new cars could be driven into position, photographed and then driven back into Cobo Hall for exhibition. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 7800-110
Date: August 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Dignity of Labor (1)]

Description: "Dignity of Labor." Worker smokes a cigarette and looks directly toward the camera. Narration by Junebug Clark: This striking studio portrait of a hard working laborer has been widely published. It was hung in every United Auto Worker union hall and other labor unions has used it too. In reality, this man is a plumber who came into fix a leaking darkroom sink and while he was there my father sat him down for a portrait. It's a family trait - always keep your camera handy and keep shooting. "If your going to come back and tell me about something you've seen today, bring me back a picture," Joe would often say. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: December 2, 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Faces of Christmas]

Description: Photograph of a unknown girl with Santa at Crowley's. In the image the back of Santa's head takes up the left of the frame while looking at a little girl in a striped dress and large bow. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 7843-0001-10 mounted on wood
Date: December 2, 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Interesting Architecture in Detroit]

Description: Photograph that was in Life Magazine highlighting the interesting architecture of a house in Detroit, Michigan. In the image the house fills the frame with a little lawn seen in the front and a tall tree in the back. The image has been stretched vertically making the building abnormally tall and distorted. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photo was made with an anamorphic movie lens adapted to Joe's Nikon camera. It could be rotated to make images that appear Tall and lean or low and wide. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 7748-0015-20
Date: April 17, 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Junebug Clark Playing Baseball in an Alley]

Description: Photograph of two children playing in an alley. One boy, Junebug Clark, hits a ball with a bat, and another boy, Ron Forth, stands behind him, leaning against garage door. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Home plate is the sewer cover in the alley behind our home at 12135 Klinger, Hamtramck, Michigan. 1st base was a telephone pole. 2nd a squashed tin can in the middle of the alley and third base a trash can. The trick was to hit deep up the middle or you may loose your ball for a day or two if it went in Old Man John's backyard. More info on Ron Forth can be found on page 37 of the "Junebug Clark Scrapbook.pdf" in a Picture Story by Junebug, age 6. "Why Ronnie is My Favorite Pal" Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS Clark PhotoFile: 7766-76
Date: July 17, 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[Junebug Clark with George Romney]

Description: Photograph of Junebug Clark standing with a seated George Romney. In the image, Romney is looking at Clark with his arm around him while Clark looks into the camera. Romney was the President of American Motors Corporation at the time and had invited the Clark family over to his house for an informal get-together. Narrative by Junebug Clark: I met George Romney a few years earlier when he was Chairman of American Motor Company. We shot an advertising brochure called, "Wow. There's a Car that's Different" and after that shot some of his campaign photos when he ran for Governor of Michigan. Junebug Clark. with Michigan Gov. George Romney. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 7859
Date: December 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[New Car]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people around what appears to be a new model of car. The photograph was taken from above, and is part of the "Detroit series."
Date: August 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe

[New Car]

Description: Photograph of a crowd of people around what appears to be a new model of car. The photograph was taken from above, and it is part of the "Detroit Series."
Date: August 1959
Creator: Clark, Joe