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Wayne Miller, LIFE Photojournalist Dies

May 22, 2013

By Holly Stuart Hughes

© Courtesy Joan B. Miller / Magnum Photos

The American photographer Wayne Forest Miller.

Wayne Miller, who achieved renown for his documentary work portraying life on the troubled South Side of Chicago in the 1940s, died today, according to his agency, Magnum Photos. He was 94. After studying photography at the Art Center School of Los Angeles, Miller served during World War II in the US Navy Combat Photo Unit under Edward Steichen. He...

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