CRITICAL FOCUS Second Edition

Critical Focus Second Edition cover image, Dolores Huerta, Delano, September, 1965

The Black and White Photographs of Harvey Wilson Richards CRITICAL FOCUS  Second Edition is now available from Amazon as a print on demand book. The second edition cover is new, featuring the iconic photo of Dolores Huerta taken September 24, … Continue reading

Environmental Videos and Images

Archive Contents and Access with QR Codes Videos Harvey Richards’ environmental videos include four films on logging and forestry: The Stump Makers; Wasted Woods; Vanishing Redwoods; Timber Tigers. And two films on mining and miners: Perch of the Devil; Tale of Ruin. And a film on the ecology of San … Continue reading

Deep Pit Mining: Violating Life on Earth

Abandoned and Deadly: Deep Pit Mining Harvey Richards photographed Butte, Montana’s deep pit mining during his three visits to Butte, Montana, first to photograph the miner’s strike of 1959, then again in 1966 and 1973. The huge gaping hole known … Continue reading

Butte Montana 1959 Miners Strike

Against the Anaconda Copper Company Harvey Richards filmed the Butte Montana 1959 Miners Strike in support of the miners on strike against Anaconda Copper Company.  He produced a film called Perch of the Devil to publicize the strike and the … Continue reading