On November 4, 1952, while traveling through southeast Utah, Charles Cushman encountered Jack Holley and his many critters. Cushman paused long enough enough to chat with ‘The Goat Man” and took these remarkable color images. It’s interesting to note the date—on this day Dwight Eisenhower was elected President of the United States. Here in Moab, Utah, with Jack Holley, politics and the 20th Century must have seemed very far away…JS
Charles Weever Cushman, amateur photographer and Indiana University alumnus, bequeathed approximately 14,500 Koda-chrome color slides to his alma mater. The photographs in this collection bridge a thirty-two year span from 1938 to 1969, during which time he extensively documented the United States as well as other countries.
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