Dorothea Lange

(1895 - 1965)
Born Dorothea Margaretha Nutzhorn in Hoboken, New Jersey, in 1895, Dorothea Lange contracted polio at the age of seven, leaving her with a permanent limp. Her father left the family when she was twelve, and subsequently her family moved to New York, where she later apprenticed in a portrait studio and studied with Clarence H. White at Columbia Univ...
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