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Emmet wins NPPA's Canon Photo Essayist Award 1987

Emmet wins NPPA's Canon Photo Essayist Award 1987

In 1987, Emmet won the coveted Canon Photo Essayist Award in the NPPA (National Press Photographers Association) sponsored Pictures of the Year Awards for his published book, Fruit Tramps: A Family of Migrant Workers. He was also nominated for a Pulitzer. Herman LeRoy Emmet's award-winning photographs have been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art, New York and are represented in the MOMA's permanent collection. 

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FRUIT TRAMPS | Book on sale

FRUIT TRAMPS | Book on sale

Herman LeRoy Emmet's award-winning photographs depicting the daily life of a family of migrant farmworkers over the course of several years is now on sale (in limited numbers).

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