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WR152: Print, Picture, Publish: Illustrated Magazines, 1920s-1960s

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The Great Life Photographers. London: Thames & Hudson, 2004.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (TR820 .G74 2004 )

Life Goes to the Movies. New York: Time-Life Books, 1975.
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center Closed Stacks (non-circulating) (PN1994 .L483 )

Life, 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition, 1936-1986. New York: Time, 1987.
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center Closed Stacks (non-circulating) (TR820 .L512 1987 )


Brown, Bruce W. Images of Family Life in Magazine Advertising, 1920-1978. Praeger Studies on Changing Issues in the Family. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1981.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (HQ536 .B773)


Carlebach, Michael L. American Photojournalism Comes of Age. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1997.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (TR820 .C356 1997)


Cookman, Claude Hubert, and Medill School of Journalism. American Photojournalism : Motivations and Meanings. Visions of the American Press. Evanston, Ill.: Northwestern University Press, 2009.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (TR820 .C6595 2009)


Dewitz, Bodo Von., Lebeck, Robert, and Museum Ludwig. Kiosk : Eine Geschichte Der Fotoreportage, 1839-1973. Göttingen: Steidl, 2001.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (TR820 .K54 2001 )

Doss, Erika. Looking at Life Magazine, Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 2001.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (PN4900.L55 L55 2001)

Edey, Maitland A., and Sullivan, Constance. Great Photographic Essays from Life. 1st ed. 1978.
Mugar Memorial Library Folio (TR820.5 .G7 1978 )


Elson, Robert T., Prendergast, Curtis, and Colvin, Geoffrey. Time Inc.; the Intimate History of a Publishing Enterprise. 1st Ed.].. ed. New York: Atheneum, 1968
Mugar Memorial Library (Z473.T5 F68 )


Fulton, Marianne., and Jussim, Estelle. Eyes of Time : Photojournalism in America. 1st ed. Boston: Little, Brown : Published in Association with the International Museum of Photography at George Eastman House, 1988.
Mugar Memorial Library Folio (TR820 .E845 1988 )

Guimond, James. American Photography and the American Dream. Cultural Studies of the United States. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1991.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (TR820.5 .G82 1991 )

Hamblin, Dora Jane. That Was the Life. 1st ed. New York: Norton, 1977.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (PN4900.L55 H28 1977 )

Hariman, Robert, and John Louis Lucaites. "The Times Square Kiss: Iconic Photography and Civic Renewal in U.S. Public Culture." The Journal of American History 94, no. 1 (2007): 122-31. JSTOR <>.

Hariman, Robert., and Lucaites, John Louis. No Caption Needed : Iconic Photographs, Public Culture, and Liberal Democracy. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (E169.12 .H369 2007 )

Hicks, Wilson. Words and Pictures. The Literature of Photography. New York: Arno Press, 1973.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (TR820 .H48 1973 )

International Center of Photography. Life : Through the Sixties. New York: Time Magazine, 1989.
Mugar Memorial Library Folio (TR820 .L535 1989 )

Joel, Yale, and Blurb. Yale Joel : Life Magazine Photographer. San Francisco: Blurb, 2009.
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center Closed Stacks (non-circulating) (TR140 .J642 2009 )

Kozol, Wendy. Life's America : Family and Nation in Postwar Photojournalism. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1994.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (TR820 .K77 1994 )

Kreisel, Martha, and Ebrary Provider. American Women Photographers : A Selected and Annotated Bibliography. Art Reference Collection ; No. 18. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1999.

Kunhardt, Philip B. 1986. Life 50, 1936-1986: the first fifty years. Boston: Little, Brown.
Request via Interlibrary Loan.

Loengard, John., and Cato, Bob. Life Classic Photographs : A Personal Interpretation. Rev. ed. Boston: Little, Brown, 1996.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (TR820 .L558 1996 )

Loengard, John. Life Photographers : What They Saw. Boston, Mass.: Little, Brown, 1998.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (TR139 .L64 1998 )


Marchand, Roland. Advertising the American Dream : Making Way for Modernity, 1920-1940. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1985.
Frederick S. Pardee Management Library Stacks (HF5813.U6 M26 1985 )

McEuen, Melissa A.,  Making War, Making Women : Femininity and Duty on the American Home Front, 1941-1945. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2011.

New York Graphic Society, and International Center of Photography. Life, the Second Decade, 1946-1955. Boston, Mass.]: Little, Brown, 1984.
Mugar Memorial Library Folio (TR820 .L53 1984 )

Panzer, Mary., Caujolle, Christian, and World Press Photo Holland Foundation. Things as They Are. 1st Aperture ed. New York, N.Y.: Aperture Foundation/World Press Photo, 2005.
Mugar Memorial Library Folio (TR820 .P2935 2005 )

Parks, Gordon, Kunhardt, Peter W., Roth, Paul, Gates, Henry Louis, Willis, Deborah, Berger, Maurice, Burrows, Barbara Baker, and LeBourdais, George Philip. Gordon Parks : Collected Works. 1st ed. 2012.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (TR654 .P323 2012 )

Quirke, Carol Provider. Eyes on Labor News Photography and America's Working Class. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012.

Ritchin, Fred. 2013. Bending the frame: photojournalism, documentary, and the citizen. New York, NY: Aperture.
Request via Interlibrary Loan.

Scherman, David E. The Best of Life. New York: Time-Life Books, 1973.
Mugar Memorial Library Folio (PN4900.L55 B4 )

Smith, Terry. Making the Modern : Industry, Art, and Design in America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (N6512.5.M63 S63 1993 )

Stolley, Richard B., and Chiu, Tony. Life : Our Century in Pictures. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1999.
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center Closed Stacks (non-circulating) (CB425 .L44 1999 )

Thompson, Edward K. A Love Affair with Life & Smithsonian. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1995.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (D421 .T56 1995 )

Verria, Lawrence., Galdorisi, George, and Ebrary Provider. The Kissing Sailor the Mystery behind the Photo That Ended World War II. Annapolis, Md.: Naval Institute Press, 2012. 

Wainwright, Loudon. The Great American Magazine : An inside History of Life. 1st ed. New York: Knopf, 1986.
Mugar Memorial Library Stacks (PN4900.L55 W35 1986 )



Brooks, Linda. WHY LIFE MAGAZINE DIED--A FOCUS ON THE ORIGINAL LIFE'S LAST FIVE YEARS., 1979, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses.


DiBari, Michael, Washburn, Patrick S., Anderson, Timothy, Bernt, Joseph, and Eiler, Terry. Advancing the Civil Rights Movement: Race and Geography of “Life” Magazine's Visual Representation, 1954-1965, 2011, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses.


Flamiano, Dolores, and Blanchard, Margaret A. Larger than Life: Collective Memory and Gender in “Life” Magazine's Photographic Essay, Photographic Pin -up, and Commemorative Photojournalism, 2000, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses.


Flowers, Jackie, and Wilson, John Scott. "Life" in Vietnam: The Presentation of the Vietnam War in "Life" Magazine, 1962-1972, 1996, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses.


Kim, Sun-A, and Smith, C. Zoe. Life and War in Korea: Photographic Portrayals of the Korean War in Life Magazine, July 1950-August 1953, 2008, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses


Huck, Karen. White Minds and Black Bodies in the War for Democracy: Race, Representation, and the Reader in "Life" Magazine, 1938-1946, 1993, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses.


Lewis, Kathryn, Hobbs, Robert C., Garberson, Eric, Schreffler, Michael, and Thulin, Paul. Imaging the Early Cold War: Photographs in Life Magazine, 1945-1954, 2015, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses.<>.

Linssen, Dalia Habib. 'Imprints of Their Being' : The Photographs of Hansel Mieth and Otto Hagel. 2010.


Mcgrath, Edward. THE POLITICAL IDEALS OF 'LIFE' MAGAZINE, 1961, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses. <>.


McLemore, Elaine, Goode, Joshua, Howe, Kathleen, and Oishi, Eve. War in Words and Pictures: Photography and Aestheticization of Politics in "Life" Magazine, 1936-1972, 2012, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses. Dissertations & Theses Global. ProQuest.


Smith, C. Zoe. Emigré Photography in America : Contributions of German Photojournalism from Black Star Picture Agency to Life Magazine, 1933-1938. 1983. ProQuest.

Willumson, Glenn, and Keller, Ulrich. W. Eugene Smith: A Critical Analysis of Four Photographic Essays, 1988, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses.


Amodeo, Fabio. "Eugene Smith: Reporter." Arte, no. 418 (2008): 114-17.

Gee, Helen. "Limelight: Remembering Gene Smith." American Art 5, no. 4 (1991): 10-19.

Ruby, Jay. "The Equilibriums of Paradox: The Pittsburgh Photographs of W. Eugene Smith." Photographic Insight 1, no. 4 (1989): 4-9.

Vestberg, Nina Lager. "Robert Doisneau and the Making of a Universal Cliché." History of Photography 35, no. 2 (2011): 157-65.