SAT Subject US History Practice Question 456: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 456

77. All the following photographers created important visual records of aspects of U.S. history EXCEPT:

A. Jacob Riis
B. Matthew Brady
C. Dorothea Lange
D. Jessie Tarbox Beals
E. Ansel Adams

Correct Answer: E


Ansel Adams was not a photojournalist but an artistic photographer. The other four published their photographs with the purpose of informing the public about current events rather than creating art.

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