Clarence H. White founded America's only school of art photography in the first half of the 20th century. He taught and mentored many well known American photographers. Below are some of his students pieces.
Edith Winifred Tait Hull Ship with Anchor, 1926
Marie Riggins Higbee Avery Fishermen, 1932
Doris Ulmann Southern Mountaineer, 1928
Ira W. Martin Steel Mill, 1930
Ralph Steiner The Village, 1922
all images from Pictorialism into Modernism: The Clarence H. White School of Photography