Photojournalism 1855 to the Present

Continuing with my project to incorporate more documentary photography into the VRC’s Digital Image Database, I have added 40 images from Photojournalism: 1855 to the Present. This collection was chosen by the book’s editor, Reuel Golden.

Images clockwise from the top left:

Rescue workers among the ruins of the World Trade Center (2001), by James Nachtwey

Begum Zenal Mahat, exiled wife of the Shah of Delhi (c.1957-1958) by Felice Beato

Princess Diana’s Funeral Procession (1997) by David Modell

Apollo Spacecraft during lift-off (1969) by Ralph Morse

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