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The "Sheath" and the "Shingle" worn here by Lillian Marcuson, 1949, Photo by Gordon Parks

The "Sheath" and the "Shingle" worn here by Lillian Marcuson, Photo by Gordon Parks

Staten Island Ferry Commuters, 1944 •  By Gordon Parks

bygoneamericana: Staten Island Ferry Commuters, 1944. By Gordon... (Old New York)

Staten Island Ferry Commuters, Gordon Parks, 1944 Hats-a classy by gone

The Invisible Man, Harlem, New York, 1952 | Gordon Parks

This 1950s Photo Essay On Racism In America Is As Relevant As Ever

The Invisible Man, Harlem, New York, Gelatin silver print © The Gordon Parks Foundation. I want to be able to tell a story in my photographs like the way that Gordon tells stories

“I choose my camera as a weapon against all the things I dislike about America- poverty, racism, discrimination.” ~Gordon Parks

Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks was an African American photographer, musician, writer and film director. He is best remembered for his photographic essays for Life magazine and as the director of the 1971 film, Shaft.

At Segregated Drinking Fountain. Mobile, 1956. Gordon Parks's Alternative Civil Rights Photographs - NYTimes.com

A Radically Prosaic Approach to Civil Rights Images

At Segregated Drinking Fountain, Mobile, Alabama, 1956 © Photo by Gordon Parks, The Gordon Parks Foundation