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 W. Eugene Smith

W. Eugene Smith

Birth
Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas, USA
Death 15 Oct 1978 (aged 59)
Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, USA
Burial Hyde Park, Dutchess County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 7884 · View Source
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Legendary American Photojournalist, and master of the photo Essay. Most well known for his powerful photography during WW II, the essays; Country Doctor, Nurse Midwife, Spanish Village, for Life Magazine, and his book Minimata. His single image entitled " A Walk Through Paradise Garden", part of the family of man exhibition, is perhaps the most widely reproduced photograph of all time.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 19 Dec 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7884
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for W. Eugene Smith (30 Dec 1918–15 Oct 1978), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7884, citing Crum Elbow Cemetery, Hyde Park, Dutchess County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .