Michael Lesy: Snapshots 1971–77

In the summer of 1971, Michael Lesy and a friend found most of the snapshots in Snapshots 1971–77 in a dumpster behind a gigantic photo-processing plant in San Francisco. By the end of the summer, he’d formed his own collection of images of American life.

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Sandra S. Phillips & John Gutmann: The Photography of John Gutmann: Culture Shock

John Gutmann (1905 – 1998) was a German-born American photographer and painter. He received a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1977 and taught at San Francisco State University until 1973.

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