Today, November 3, is the 109th birthday of Walker Evans. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri in 1903. He first dabbled in photography in 1928 and quickly became one of the most important documentary photographers in America. His most powerful work was created for the Farm Security Administration. Evans was especially adept at showing us how the average person lived in the 2nd half of the 20th Century.
Evans died on April 10, 1975.