WorldCat Identities

Rosskam, Edwin 1903-1985

Overview
Works: 51 works in 113 publications in 3 languages and 3,442 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  History  Fiction  Photographs  Folklore 
Roles: Photographer, Illustrator, Collaborator
Classifications: E185.6, 973.0496073
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edwin Rosskam
12 million black voices by Richard Wright ( Book )
33 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and held by 2,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roosevelt, New Jersey; big dreams in a small town & what time did to them by Edwin Rosskam ( Book )
6 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Towboat river by Edwin Rosskam ( Book )
3 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
San Francisco, west coast metropolis by Edwin Rosskam ( Book )
10 editions published in 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The alien by Edwin Rosskam ( Book )
11 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Washington, nerve center by Edwin Rosskam ( Book )
2 editions published between 1939 and 1945 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Los peloteros ( Visual )
in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film presents a group of poor boys' experiences when they get involved in various activities with a sport leader to raise funds for their baseball uniforms. This story stresses the importance of honest leaders and a cooperative spirit to reach goals
Almanaque del pueblo, 1951-1954 ( Book )
in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 Million Black Voices. A folk history of the Negro in the United States. Text by R. Wright. Photo-direction by Edwin Rosskam. (Third printing.) by Richard Wright ( Book )
2 editions published in 1941 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sights & sounds of the FSA ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Between 1935 and 1943, a small government agency established by President Roosevelt, the Farm Security Administration (FSA), commissioned exceptional photographers such as Dorthea Lange, Walker Evans, and Marion Post Wolcott to chronicle the impact of the Great Depression on the people of America. Poignant sound recordings from migrant camps accompany the images and help convey the struggles and triumphs of the period."
Texas, 1945, or The sad cowboy by Nicholas Lemann ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mister Gringo : roman américain by Edwin Rosskam ( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oral history interview with Edwin and Louise Rosskam by Edwin Rosskam ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edwin Rosskam speaks of his background and youth in Germany; coming to the United States; his education in painting at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts; the early development of his interest in photography; getting his photojournalism career started; joining the Farm Security Administration and working under Roy Stryker; the view of America presented by the work produced by the FSA; photography exhibits he has done
[President of the Senate of Puerto Rico Luis Muñoz Marin standing and talking with unidentified man in building] by Edwin Rosskam ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Louise Rosskam and others dining al fresco in Puerto Rico] by Edwin Rosskam ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands by Daisy D Reck ( Book )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
21 [i.e. Twenty one] photographs of Puerto Rico by Jack Delano ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Men and boy with painted faces and costumes serenade people sitting on a porch, Puerto Rico] by Edwin Rosskam ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photograph shows men playing maracas and güiro as boy plays cuatro
[Children of the city] by Edwin Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1942 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Shows children lined along a street as if waiting for a parade
Pedacito de Tierra ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The film presents the Puerto Rico of the mid twentieth and the role that education played in and cultivation. The importance of land cultivation improving home economy was also presented
 
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Alternative Names
Edwin Rosskam
Languages
English (82)
Spanish (3)
French (3)
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