Cascade, Idaho, July 1941

What exactly led Russell Lee to Cascade, Idaho’s Main Street, camera and color film in hand, in July of 1941? We know that, at the time, he was employed by the Farm Security Administration – the same program that employed Dorothea Lange, Walker Evans and Marion Post Wolcott, among others, to document rural America’s struggles […]

Auction Pulse: Barrett-Jackson fires back

Terry McGean/HMN photograph A lot of strong words came pouring out in the comments last week when we reported on Russo and Steele’s Scottsdale relocation woes, and included the text of a press release where they call out Barrett-Jackson. Yesterday, B-J released what the papers would call a strongly worded statement in rebuttal, suggesting that […]