“Post-Men”

Fort Sheridan, IL

When did American men stop being men? Once upon a time, they strode this continent with inviolate manhood. Conquering the West, they killed and hunted and cut paths through forests and grasses. On top of horses, or on the rails, they rode unopposed by lesser mortals in a vast march to the Pacific. They built…

“Mrs. Yanstrom”

Terry Sanders, 1967,Lincolnwood, ILPhoto by Sol A. Hurvitz It was bitter cold and the thermometer read 3 degrees. Lincolnwood, Ilinois stood under the freezing hell of a Northern Illinois winter. In the Harkness home, frozen icicles formed on the six pane windows. Fog obscured the view outside. The upright, red brick house was a fortress…