Picture This!: The Inside Story and Classic Photos of UPI Newspictures

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Bulfinch Press, 2006 - History - 256 pages
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An extraordinary selection of photographs, compiled by a veteran UPI photographer, offers more than two hundred black-and-white images that capture key moments and personalities of the Civil Rights movement, the Vietnam War, and other aspects of late-twentieth-century life, accompanied by information on the stories behind the pictures.

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About the author (2006)

Gary Haynes joined United Press International as a photographer in Detroit in 1958. By 1969 he was UPI's assistant managing editor of photography in New York, and later that year was made a national picture editor for The New York Times. From inside UPI, as a shooter and a manager, Haynes saw nearly every UPI picture to move on the network for close to eleven years.

Walter Cronkite was a correspondent for UPI during World War II and then served as an evening news anchor on CBS for nearly 20 years, during which he became known as "the most trusted man in America."

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