National Photography Month~ May 9

Gateway to the Inland Empire by Sarah Hall Ladd

1903/1905 / Platinum print / Image: 6 11/16″x9 1/2″ / Portland Art Museum, Oregon

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Sarah Hall Ladd joined the Oregon Camera Club in September 1899, and, by early 1901, a number of her works were on exhibition in San Francisco. In 1903, leading New York photographer Alfred Stieglitz formed Photo-Secession, a group of elite American photographers that never numbered more than 105 members, and both Sarah Hall Ladd and Lily White were included among the select membership. ~The Oregon History Project

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