Description at the back: Pebbles, JoJo and Ro on Baxter Street, from the series 'Prince Street Girls'. New York City, USA, 1978.
Photographer: Susan Meiselas
After a chance meeting in the streets of New York, Susan Meiselas went on to document the relationship between a group of young Italian-American kids known as the Prince Street Girls.
Susan Meiselas (1948) is an American documentary photographer. She is best known for her 1970s photographs, of war-torn Nicaragua and of American carnival strippers. She received the Robert Capa Gold Medal in 1979 and was named a MacArthur Fellow in 1992. In 2006, she was awarded The Royal Photographic Society's Centenary Medal and Honorary Fellowship.