Gordon Parks stunning photos of families in 1950s Alabama | Daily Mail Online

11 Dec

Gordon Parks was an African-American photographer. He captured aspects of the segregated South (Mobile) in 1956 pictures such as this:

The image taken outside a department store in downtown Mobile, Alabama shows the colored entrance during segregation. While only 20 photos ran in the original Life photo-essay, the exhibit will feature 40 of Parks' shots from the series

Forty of his prints will be displayed at the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA. The Daily Mail shows some of them here: Gordon Parks stunning photos of families in 1950s Alabama | Daily Mail Online.

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