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Dorothea Lange Great Depression
513 wordsThis report is about Dorothea Lange. The main reason I choose her was because, she was a women and I thought I could probable wright better about her for that reason. Dorthea was born in 1895 and died in 1965. Dorthea's first photographic job was as a commercial portrait photographer in San Francisco in the 1920 's. Her first independent work was taking pictures of native American's in the southwest with her first husband Maynard Dixon. In the early 1930 Dorthea got tired of the working in the s...
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Elizabeth Cady Stanton Anti Slavery Movement
2,295 words... octet. They discussed three things at the convention: first to denounce of anti-slavery reformers and placate the southern temperance societies; second to sponsor legislation against the sale of liquor and lastly to adopt total abstinence from all that can intoxicate. The society got nothing accomplished at this convention however, and there was a loss of members. In Massachusetts the fifteenth gallon law was passed in 1838. It forbade the sale of less than fifteen gallons of liquor that was...
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Commission On Human Rights Universal Declaration Of Human Rights
1,421 wordsThere have been many women that have changed and shaped the role of women today. They opened the doors of opportunity for future women and made many contributions to our society. Some of these accomplishments have gone unnoticed. The reason that I chose to discuss the influential women of the past and present was because they are the ones that have given me a future. The purpose of the paper is to show the most influential women in different professions and movements. I want to share some of thi...
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Dorothea Lange Poor Health
311 wordsDorothea Lange was an American photographer born in 1895 in Hoboken, New Jersey. She began her career in 1914 with professional photographer Arnold Genthe. Genthe gave Lange her very first camera and this began her unbridled passion for photography. In 1917, Lange attended Columbia University where she got the opportunity to study with renowned photographer, Clarence White. Shortly after completing her studies she began her legendary career in San Francisco as a freelance photographer. It wasnt ...
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Dorothea Brooke An Independant Woman
433 wordsDorothea Brooke: An Independent Woman? "Dorothea is going to be marrying again, you know, " said Mr. Brooke nodding towards Celia, who immediately looked up at her husband with a frightened glance "Merciful heaven!" said Mrs. Cadwallader. "Not to young Ladislaw?" Mr. Brooke nodded saying, "Yes; to Ladislaw. " -- George Eliot, Middlemarch. Ch 84, p. 745 Dorothea Brooke's marriage to Will Ladislaw seems out of character for her independent, intellectual personality. George Eliot describes Dorothea...
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Line Of Work Point Of View
632 wordsWhat is a worker? According to Wystan Auden, a man is a worker if he is personally interested in the job which society pays him to do; what from the point of view of society is necessary labor is from his own point of view voluntary play. If this is the definition of a worker, one may ask what is a laborer? Auden states that a man is a laborer if the job society offers him is of no interest to himself but he is compelled to take it by the necessity of earning a living and supporting his family. ...
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Males And Females Human Nature
1,457 wordsMiddlemarch Critical Essay It is interesting to note that George Eliot begins in the Prelude to Middlemarch, a story about Saint Teresa of Avila (1515 - 82), Spanish founder of religious communities. As a child, Teresa and her little brother leave their village in search of martyrdom, but their uncles intercept them and turn them back. It actually narrates the idea that young people who may envision lofty goals that their circumstances may force them to do beyond their control and find them unab...
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Compton Mentally Ill
1,638 wordsBorn Dorothea Dix Dorothea Dix Born in 1802, Dorothea Dix played an important role in changing the ways people thought about patients who were mentally-ill and handicapped, originally cast-off as? being punished by God, ? as well as the way facilities handled and treated them. She believed that that people of such standing would do better by being treated with love and caring rather than being put aside. As a social reformer, philanthropist, teacher, writer, writer, nurse, and humanitarian, Doro...
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Dorothea Lange Didn T
1,223 wordsDorothea Lange was born on May 25, 1895 in Hoboken New Jersey. Her real name was Dorothea Nutzhorn. She attended a teacher-training school before studying to become a photographer with Clarence White. Dorothea opened up a photography studio in San Francisco, California in 1916. Dorothea took many pictures during the Depression and of the World War. Dorothea Lange led a very busy life. Dorothea Lange lived with her mother in Hoboken, New Jersey. Her mother Joan worked in a library in New York Cit...
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Place In Society Dorothea Lange
350 wordsDorothea Lange Dorothea Lange was born in 1895 in Hoboken, New Jersey. Her family had come from Germany to the United States as immigrants. When Dorothea was seven years old, she suffered from polio. In 1907, her father left her family. And soon, her mother became an alcoholic. Dorothea was lonely in high school until she began studying photography. At the age of twenty-three, Dorothea left home, and in 1918, began an around the world trip. She taught Ron Partridge photography and people started...
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Pride And Prejudice Jane Austen
1,976 wordsmiddlemarchvpride and prejudice: women in the novels Middlemarch clearly defines the expectations and functions of middle and upper class women in nineteenth century England. It becomes immediately obvious that the woman is inferior in every way to the man and that the function of the wife is that described in the words of the marriage ceremony; to love, honour and obey, with emphasis on obedience. A woman dictates before marriage in order that she might have an appetite for submission afterward...
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20 Th Century Forms Of Art
578 wordsPhotography and Fact For many years photography has been used to document the most significant of events, whether they affect an entire society, like a war, or a specific persons life, such as a wedding. The reason that photography is used for such occasions instead of painting, drawing or sculpting is quite simple. It is because photography is the most remarkable of the fine arts. Other forms of art, are aesthetically pleasing and important in their own rite, but photography is so monumental be...
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