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Disfarmer Hardcover ò Disfarmer Kindle Ð disfarmer mobile, DisfarmerDisfarmer EpubMike Disfarmer is a true American eccentric Born Mike Meyer, he changed his name to distance himself from both the surrounding farming community of his native Arkansas and from his own kinfolk claiming that a tornado had accidentally blown him onto the Meyer family farm as a baby The son of a German born Union soldier in the heart of the South, Disfarmer was an agnostic from Lutheran stock among the church going Baptists and Methodists, and remained a confirmed bachelor in a community of large families Despite his outsider status, as the resident studio photographer in the tiny town of Heber Springs from, Disfarmer was the ultimate insider, privy to each family s rites of passage from first birthdays to high school graduations, from engagements to anniversaries, from army furloughs to funerals His studio portraits present the people of the heartland during the turbulent times of the early twentieth century Disfarmer documented the farm families as they sent their sons to fight World War I, struggled through the Great Depression and returned to battle for World War II His career concludes with the optimistic s, as his previously somber camera joyfully captures the pairings of bobby soxed young women and their James Dean wannabe boyfriends Previously, Disfarmer s work was known only from a cache of glass plate negatives that had been salvaged from his studio after his death and spanned a fifth of his forty year career The culmination of an unprecedented two year historical reclamation project in which a dedicated team of researchers scoured every family album in every home along every dirt road in Cleburne Count,Disfarmer The Vintage Printspresents the never before seen original vintage prints of the enigmatic photographer throughout his career.

  • Hardcover
  • 240
  • Disfarmer
  • Edwynn Houk
  • English
  • 14 May 2017
  • 1576873048

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10 thoughts on “Disfarmer

  1. Terry Varner-Benge Terry Varner-Benge says:

    Hardcover ò Disfarmer Kindle Ð disfarmer mobile, DisfarmerDisfarmer EpubMy father, Gerald H Varner, was born in Cleburne County, Arkansas 1926 and grew up there According to this book, in that same year a tornado touched down and destroyed the home of Mike Disfarmer and his mother My dad s family was photographed several times by Disfarmer in the 1930s in Heber Springs, Arkansas Cleburne County We kept those prints as family photographs, which show my dad as a little boy, through his early teenage years My dad was second oldest as the photos reveal, the fami My father, Gerald H Varner, was born in Cleburne County, Arkansas 1926 and grew up there According to this book, in that same year a tornado touched down and destroyed the home of Mike Disfarmer and his mother My dad s family was photographed several times by Disfarmer in the 1930s in Heber Springs, Arkansas Cleburne County We kept those prints as famil

  2. CD CD says:

    Hardcover ò Disfarmer Kindle Ð disfarmer mobile, DisfarmerDisfarmer EpubA collection of highly technically rendered images from a bygone social era The photographs were produced mostly with an also very bygone photographic technique, even for their own time.These photographic records are questionably great photographic art The collaborators that brought this work to the attention of the greater public of course promote this viewpoint They go as far as to put this work from an eccentric, mostly unlikeable, and little known rural American photographer in the panthe A collection of highly technically rendered images from a bygone social era The photographs were produced mostly with an also very bygone photographic technique, even for their own time.These photographic records are questionably great photographic art The collaborators that brought this work to the attention of the greater public of course promote this viewpoint They go as far as to put this work from an eccentric, mostly unlikeable, and little

  3. Ben Olson Ben Olson says:

    Hardcover ò Disfarmer Kindle Ð disfarmer mobile, DisfarmerDisfarmer EpubBeautiful collections of portraits from a truly mysterious small town historian that lived a posthumous life.

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