Black & White photograph of Gordon Parks sitting behind the movie camera during the filming of "The Learning Tree" on location in Bourbon and Linn counties, Kansas. Cinematographer Burnett Guffey (partially hidden) is standing to the right of Parks.
Gordon Parks Collection
SpC MS 0025
Kansas--Fort Scott (Ft. Scott); Linn County; Bourbon County
Pittsburg State University, Kansas, Axe Library, Special Collections
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Parks, Gordon, 1912-2006; Motion pictures--Kansas--Linn County; Motion pictures--Kansas--Bourbon County; African Americans--Kansas--Fort Scott; Fort Scott (Kan.)--History; Linn County (Kan.)--History; Bourbon County (Kan.)--History