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Watercolour World: watercolors as the pre-20th century photography

April 16, 2019 | By Jim Stovall | No Comments | Filed in: journalism, watercolor.

How can we know what something or some location looked like 200 or 300 years ago? If some master painter depicted someone or something and it hung in a museum, gallery, or collection, that would be one means. Usually, these works were done in oil and took much time and training to complete. Consequently, they • Read More »

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Josephine Herrick: her World War II legacy for veterans continues today

December 21, 2018 | By Jim Stovall | No Comments | Filed in: journalism, journalists, photojournalism.

When it comes to paying a lasting tribute to veterans, few people can match the work of Josephine Herrick. Herrick was a professional photographer in the 1930s and 40s with a successful studio in New York City when the United States went to war in 1941. She organized a group of 35 fellow-photographers to take • Read More »

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