Photographs and the person who captured them, Ansel Adams. He was born February 20, 1902, in San Francisco. He took his first photograph of Yosemite at fourteen, and his career followed this early example. Adams is best known for images of mountains, rivers, and canyons in national parks.
“African American man giving piano lesson to young African American woman”, 1899 or 1900; from a collection assembled by W.E.B. Du Bois for the Exposition Nègres d’Amerique of the1900 Exposition Universelle.