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January A young visitor and her toy elephant find that the elephant house at London Zoo is closed for their winter holidays. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

Gordon Parks Photos of Poverty | Life and death in Harlem: Tragic photos that depict a family saved ...

Life and death in Harlem: Tragic photos that depict a family saved from 60s slums... before their father accidentally killed two of them

Paris, 1951  Gordon Parks

<b>Caption from LIFE.</b> French look gives Ed Perregaux, from Connecticut the reputation of being "a character." He wears a beret and pack, rides a bike which he bought at the Flea Market.

&nbsp; Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks &nbsp; (November 30, 1912 &ndash; March 7, 2006)&nbsp; Gordon Parks was a groundbreaking American photographer, musician, poet, novelist, journalist, activist and film director. He is best remembered for his photo essays for Life magazine and as the…

The Gordon Parks Collection at The Ulrich Museum of Art at Wichita State University - The Downing Family Foundation

"The invisible man, Harlem." 1948. Gordon Parks. The way that I interpret this photo is during the time when slaves were "hated". This picture looks like a black man is trying to run to safer place, without being caught. It probably links to the underground railroad too. Human beings should not have to hide from the world. The world is meant for everyone, not just for specific race. The black and white makes the message stronger because it is a deep photo about how the world is black and…

Gordon Parks The Invisible Man, Harlem, New York 1952 Edition 1 of 10 Pigment print 14 x 14 inches Modern print

Gordon Parks: Segregation Story

“ “Gordon Parks, “Untitled, Shady Grove, Alabama ”, 1956 ” black is art ”

Gordon Parks’ Classic Photo Essay, ‘Harlem Gang Leader’ 1948 After being paraded around in style as Harlem's "boy mayor," Red walks 25 blocks home alone. He has few people he can turn to for sincere help.

A new exhibition examines Gordon Parks' vision of what "Harlem Gang Leader" could have been and the photo essay as it ran in LIFE magazine.

Untitled, Harlem, New York, 1948 - Gordon Parks

Exhibition: 'Gordon Parks: The Making of an Argument' at The New Orleans Museum of Art. "A fractured, multi-layered affair." Photo: Gordon Parks (American, 'Untitled, Harlem, New York' 1948

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Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks (November 1912 – March Gordon Parks was a groundbreaking American photographer, mu.