Individual Author Record
Name: C. William HorrellPen Name: None Genre: Non-Fiction Born: 1918 Sites:
Illinois ConnectionHorrell lived in Southern Illinois, an area commonly known as Little Egypt. This area is known for its beautiful scenery and coal mines.
Biographical and Professional InformationC. William Horrell was widely recognized as an outstanding social-documentary photographer. He began his teaching career at Southern Illinois University in 1949, where he was instrumental in establishing the Department of Cinema and Photography. During his lifetime, his photographs appeared in many major metropolitan newspapers and a variety of popular and specialty magazines, including ''Life, Pic, Youth'' and ''Friends''.
*''Land Between The Rivers: The Southern Illinois Country'', SIU Press, 1982 - written with Henry Dan Piper and J. W. Voight*''Southern Illinois Coal: A Portfolio'', SIU Press, 1994