[Fisheye photo of Volkswagen Beetle]

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Photograph of a Volkswagen Beetle taken with a 180 degree fisheye lens. The Beetle has the Wolfsburg crest logo which dates the car between 1952-1959. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS LIFE Magazine Photos" page 204. January 26, 1959. Life Magazine pages 10-11. Speaking of Pictures - Photo War on ‘Bugs’ This image captioned “VOLKSWAGEN FRONT RESEMBLES "AN UNDERFED LADYBUG""Photograph of a Volkswagen Beetle taken with a 180 degree fisheye lens. The Beetle has the Wolfsburg crest logo which dates the car between 1952-1959. Narrative by Junebug Clark: ... continued below

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1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 20 in.

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Clark, Joe 195u.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Clark Family Photography Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 11 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of a Volkswagen Beetle taken with a 180 degree fisheye lens. The Beetle has the Wolfsburg crest logo which dates the car between 1952-1959. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS LIFE Magazine Photos" page 204. January 26, 1959. Life Magazine pages 10-11. Speaking of Pictures - Photo War on ‘Bugs’ This image captioned “VOLKSWAGEN FRONT RESEMBLES "AN UNDERFED LADYBUG""Photograph of a Volkswagen Beetle taken with a 180 degree fisheye lens. The Beetle has the Wolfsburg crest logo which dates the car between 1952-1959. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS LIFE Magazine Photos" page 204. January 26, 1959. Life Magazine pages 10-11. Speaking of Pictures - Photo War on ‘Bugs’ This image captioned “VOLKSWAGEN FRONT RESEMBLES "AN UNDERFED LADYBUG"" Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 20 in.

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Clark Family Photography Collection

This seminal work of visual storytelling represents the extensive Clark family archives from the golden age of American photography. Their work has featured in Life Magazine, National Geographic, Look and Newsweek.

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  • 195u

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  • Feb. 26, 2015, 12:30 p.m.

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  • June 16, 2017, 10:53 a.m.

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Clark, Joe. [Fisheye photo of Volkswagen Beetle], photograph, 195u; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc499318/: accessed February 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.