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Walker Evans

Walker EvansBorn: 3-Nov-1903
Birthplace: St. Louis, MO
Died: 10-Apr-1975
Location of death: New Haven, CT
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Photographer

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Depression-era Photographer

Father: (advertising executive)
Wife: Jane Smith Ninas (div. 1955)
Wife: Isabelle Böschenstein von Steiger (m. 1960, div. 1972)

    High School: Phillips Academy Andover
    University: Williams College (one year, dropped out)
    Professor: Photography, Yale University (1965-)

    Time Staff Writer (1945)
    Fortune Photographer/Editor (1945-65)
    Farm Security Administration Photographer (1935-37)
    St. Louis Walk of Fame

Author of books:
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men (1941, with James Agee)
Many are Called (1966, photography)

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