WorldCat Identities

Rosskam, Louise 1910-2003

Overview
Works: 29 works in 32 publications in 2 languages and 424 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Photographer
Classifications: F354, 917.7
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Louise Rosskam, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Louise Rosskam
Towboat river by Edwin Rosskam ( Book )
3 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 298 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
[Woman wearing a Roosevelt campaign button standing before a banner, "Board of elections meets [her]e"] by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The day after we got here a man came and talked to my daddy. "There's a school," he says, "and we want your boy in it" Exhausted boy asleep at desk, migrant school, Cranbury, New Jersey, 1966 by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photo no. 16a shows a man standing in a classroom pointing toward the front of the room, there are three African American students seated at desks, one with hand raised; photo no. 16b shows an exhausted student slumped over his desk, apparently asleep
[Firma del convenio colectivo entre la Puerto Rico Glass Corporation y la Unión de Empleados de la Industria de Cristal] by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mock wedding, N Street SW, Washington, D.C by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Participants in a parade costumed as a pioneer wedding party
[Viviana Muñoz Mendoza preparando un vaso de leche] by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1946 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Washington, D.C. May, 1943. Victory gardens in the Northwest section by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs show Washington, D.C. Victory gardens in the Northwest section. Displays of tools in hardware store, purchasing tools and seed. Girls with tools going to work in park plots. Overall views of gardens in parks with groups and families working. Breaking ground with plow and tractor. Seedlings started at home in paper cups. Planting, setting out seedlings, cultivating in early stages. Garden bulletin board
Watching for the parade, N Street SW, Washington, D.C by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Child seated on a curb, with a military band behind
Woman waiting for land lottery, Puerto Rico, 1946 by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Woman standing, waiting with her hand pressed to her mouth
Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information color slides and transparencies collection (Library of Congress) ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Documentary images of life and culture in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Farm Security Administration images focus on rural areas, depicting farming, mining, forestry, migrant labor, children, and fairs. Includes particularly extensive coverage of Afro-Americans, but also includes whites, Hispanic Americans, and islanders. Office of War Information images cover civilian training during World War II, civil engineering (especially dam construction and operation of the Tennessee Valley Authority), factories and industrial labor, women working in the defense industry, transportation (particularly by railroad and by air), World War II mobilization, military facilities (with an emphasis on air bases), scenes related to national security and civil service, and war industries. Includes scenes of mountains, rivers, forests, other natural features, and towns. Also includes some historic sites and monuments
Munos Marin, Puerto Rico, 1946 by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Men gathered around a picnic table, engaged in serious discussion
[Muñoz Marín en su oficina jardín reunido con Sierra Berdecía y Alberto Sánchez] by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1946 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Photographs] by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Mock wedding, N Street SW, Washington, D.C.] by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Participants in a parade costumed as a pioneer wedding party, seen emerging from a house
Elk Basin, Wyo., July 1944 - C.W. Trimble, derrick man for the Noble drilling corp., riding the elevator at a Carter oil co. well by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photograph shows C.W. Trimble hanging onto the steel rigging suspended from a large hook that he is using to ride to the top of an oil derrick at an oil field in Elk Basin, Wyoming
[Portrait of Will Rogers, Jr., half-length, standing next to a statue of his father] by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Students being measured for height, at school for children of migrant workers in New Jersey] by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Exhausted boy asleep at desk, migrant school, Cranbury, New Jersey, 1956 by Louise Rosskam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photograph showing a student leaning over his desk. On verso, photograph of students and teacher in classroom, and caption: The day after we got here a man came and talked to my daddy. "There's a school," he says, "and we want your boy in it."
 
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Alternative Names
Rosenbaum, Louise 1910-2003 Frueherer Name
Languages
English (24)
Spanish (3)
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