DOCUMERICA: Photographer – Kenneth Paik, Kansas City, Missouri, USA (1975)

SANDY WATKINS LEFT, AND SISTER, DIANE, ENJOY THE PORCH AND SWING AT THEIR NEW HOME. THE FAMILY WAS FORCED TO MOVE WHEN THEIR HOUSE IN THE MULKEY SQUARE AREA OF KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI, (ACROSS TOWN) WAS CONDEMNED AS A PART OF AN INTERSTATE HIGHWAY PROJECT THE WATKINS ARE HAPPY WITH THEIR NEW HOME BECAUSE THE […]

DOCUMERICA (1971-1977): Photographer – Kenneth Paik, Kansas City, Missouri, USA.

ERNEST WATKINS, A BISCUIT COMPANY EMPLOYEE, AND SON, KEVIN STAND OUTSIDE THE HOME HIS FAMILY HAS JUST RENTED. THE FAMILY MOVED FROM THE MULKEY SQUARE AREA OF KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI, ACROSS TOWN THEIR PREVIOUS HOME HAD BEEN CONDEMNED AS A PART OF AN INTERSTATE HIGHWAY PROJECT. THE WATKINS SPENT TWO MONTHS SEARCHING FOR RENTAL HOUSING […]

DOCUMERICA (1971-1977): Photographer – Lyntha Scott Eiler, Norwood, Ohio, USA.

MOTORIST ENGAGES IN A LENGTHY CONFRONTATION WITH PUBLIC WORKS EMPLOYEES OF AN AUTO EMISSION INSPECTION STATION IN NORWOOD OHIO. HE WAS UNCONVINCED THAT HIS STATION WAGON WAS NOT MAINTAINED WELL ENOUGH TO PASS THE EXHAUST ANALYZER TEST FOR CARBON MONOXIDE EMISSION. HIS VEHICLE DID PASS THE HYDROCARBONS PORTION OF THE TEST. THE MOTORIST WAS ISSUED […]

DOCUMERICA (1971-1977): Photographer – Frank Aleksandrowicz, Norwood, Ohio, USA.

RESIDENT OF THE NEIGHBORHOOD IN NORWOOD, OHIO, WALKS IN FRONT OF THE SAFETY LANE AT THE AUTO EMISSION INSPECTION STATION. THE BUILDING IS LOCATED IN A RESIDENTIAL AREA, BUT ONLY A BLOCK OFF MAIN STREET. ALL VEHICLES IN THE CITY THAT ARE CLASSIFIED AS LIGHT DUTY SPARK IGNITION POWERED MUST BE INSPECTED ANNUALLY. VEHICLES ARE […]