Slide Show: Maynard L. Parker: Modern Photography and the American Dream

Yale University Press recently released the first monograph dedicated to Maynard Parker. It shows the photographer constructing a sunny ideal of postwar domesticity with images that captured Modern Americans at home. Click the image below to view a selection of photographs from the book.

November 26, 2012
Image courtesy Yale University Press
The living room in the in Flintridge, California, home that architect George Turner designed for himself, c. 1947


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