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Video Credits for "Gordon Parks: The New Tide, Early Work 1940–1950"

Image Credits:

Washington, D.C. Government charwoman, July 1942. Gordon Parks (American, 1912–2006). Gelatin silver print; 23.7 x 18.2 cm. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., LC-USF34-013407-C [P&P]. Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph 

Washington, D.C. Mrs. Ella Watson, a government charwoman, with three grandchildren and her adopted daughter, July 1942. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print; 18.3 x 23.7 cm. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., LC-USF34-013432-C [P&P]. Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Washington, D.C. Grandchildren of Mrs. Ella Watson, a government charwoman (Children with Doll), July 1942. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print; 24 x 19.3 cm. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., LC-USF34-013426-C [P&P]. Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

Untitled, Harlem, New York, 1947. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print; 17.8 x 17.5 cm. The Gordon Parks Foundation. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation

Trapped in abandoned building by a rival gang on street, Red Jackson ponders his next move, 1948. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print; 49.2 x 39.7 cm. National Gallery of Art, Washington, Corcoran Collection (The Gordon Parks Collection), 2015.19.4605. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation

Gordon Parks on assignment for the Office of War Information, Washington D.C., 1943. Unknown photographer. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation

Pittsburgh, Pa. The cooper’s plant at the Penola, Inc. grease plant, where large drums and containers are reconditioned, March 1944. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print; 23.9 x 19.1 cm. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., Lot 11758 (F) [P&P]. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation

Gordon Parks with View Graphic, c. 1945. Unknown photographer. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation

Washington, D.C. Young boy standing in the doorway of his home on Seaton Road in the northwest section. His leg was cut off by a streetcar while he was playing in the street., June 1942. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print, printed later; 50.8 x 40.6 cm. The Gordon Parks Foundation. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation

Off on My Own, 1948. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print; 11.8 x 11.8 cm. The Gordon Parks Foundation. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation

View of passenger aboard a Staten Island ferry, New York City., August 1948. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print; 23.5 x 23.2 cm. Standard Oil (New Jersey) Collection, Photographic Archives, University of Louisville, SONJ Archives–72775. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation

A coal “sketcher” is a helper on a coal truck. The number of trips he makes a day determines the extent of his salary. Harlem River, New York City., November 1946. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print; 23.2 x 23.8 cm. Standard Oil (New Jersey) Collection, Photographic Archives, University of Louisville, SONJ Archives–43727. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation

Boys Looking in Car Window, Harlem, August 1943. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print; 19.4 x 27.6 cm. Photographs and Prints Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation

Paris Fashions, 1949. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print; 29.5 x 19.7 cm. National Gallery of Art, Washington, Corcoran Collection (The Gordon Parks Collection), 2016.117.149. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Mother watching her children as she prepares the evening meal., June 1942. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print; 25.4 x 20.3 cm. Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs, The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations, 013377-C. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation

Model Barbara Wood of New York wearing ivory colored muskrat jacket by Esther Dorothy, 1948. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print; 35.6 x 28.6 cm. The Gordon Parks Foundation. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation

Self-Portrait, 1941. Gordon Parks. Gelatin silver print; 50.8 x 40.6 cm. Private collection. Courtesy of and copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation