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Carl Sandburg at a press conference
Carl Sandburg at a press conference
TitleCarl Sandburg at a press conference
DescriptionCarl Sandburg seated in a chair in Washington, D.C. and turned to face the camera. In the background is a fire in a fireplace. A typed caption above the photograph reads: "Poet Carl Sandburg is shown at a press conference 10/28 at which he said he was a beatnik long before most of the present-day bearded coffee-house types ever got out of diapers. Sandburg, 81, said he anticipated the beatniks for several years and told newsmen that some of his best poems -- among them 'Jazz Fantasia' -- are beatnik." photograph dated 28 October 1959.
Format-Extent17.7 x 15.2 cm.
Color schemeBlack and white
SourceRarebook and Manuscript Library. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Inventory NumberC448-006-059
Photograph Shelf MarkC4-05
CollectionCarl Sandburg Collection Photographs
Technical DetailsImages were captured using an Epson 1640 XL flatbed scanner and Photoshop 7.0 and 8.0 imaging software. Master images were captured in TIFF format, 24-bit color or 16-bit black-and-white. Image size was 600 DPI for all master images. Master image size ranged from roughly 2.5 MB to 40.0 MB. Images were optimized using Photoshop 5.0. For this project image modification was kept to a minimum. Images were rotated and some borders were cropped to reflect the look of the original piece. Access images were created as JPEGS with minimum compression and sized to 1024x768 pixels.
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