BILL GANZEL: And beyond that. If you look at what Stryker was after. He was the guiding light of the collection. He talked about wanting to make an encyclopedic collection of America in the middle of the Great Depression. And so his shooting scripts were always talking about, “Well, this region is…” “This is the sociology. This is the economy. These are the people. These are the institutions of this region. These are the photographs you need to get. Oh, and by the way, maybe you need to photograph some of the F.S.A. clients or some of the things that the standard propagandists would do.” I wanted to reconnect with the people.


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