Margaret bourke-white was a woman of firsts: the first photographer for fortune, the first western professional photographer permitted into the soviet union, life magazine's first female photographer, and the first female war correspondent credentialed to work in combat zones during world war ii. Margaret bourke-white was one of four staff photographers for life, and her photograph of fort deck dam in montana graced the first cover on november 23, 1936 that year, she was named one of america's ten most outstanding women. Photographer, journalist, writer, and social activist, margaret bourke-white was a woman of many firsts: first female photographer for life magazine, first female war correspondent, first western photographer allowed into the soviet union. At the very real risk of belaboring the obvious, we'll gladly state at the outset that one photo gallery can not, and will not, even begin to encompass margaret bourke-white's achievements as a life photographer, a journalist and a witness to the glories and barbarity of the 20th century. In 1941, when the germans first shelled moscow, margaret bourke-white, shooting for life magazine, photographed their rockets carving arcs in the night sky.
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