Author: Pete Anderson

Everyday American Style: 1970s Inspiration Via Documerica

Denim jackets, Chucks, and pool cues go together like teenagers and delinquency. Robert Johnson in coal-mining town of Clothier, West Virginia, 1974; from the Documerica project. Our collective understanding of the aesthetics of an era — how people looked, how things looked, how the world looked — sometimes depends on very few actual surviving images. […]

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