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Arts & Entertainment - April 28, 2023

Snapshot of a bygone era

Photography exhibition explores facets of American life in the 1930s

by Sheryl Nonnenberg

The old adage "the gift that keeps on giving" certainly applies to the Capital Group Foundation's donation of 1,000 photographs to the Cantor Arts Center. Since 2019, the museum's curators have organized several exhibitions from the gift on various topics, the latest iteration of which is "Reality Makes Them Dream." Consisting of over 100 prints, periodicals and photo books from the 1930s, the exhibition is on view through July 30.

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