Margaret Bourke-White fearless American photographer and photojournalist, first foreign photographer permitted access to teh Soviet Union, first female war correspondent, first Life magazine cover photographer
Margaret Bourke-White Successful women outside of the home: Margaret Bourke-White becomes the first female photojournalist allowed into combat zones, paving the way for women in the field of photography.
Margaret Bourke-White was the first female war correspondent/first female permitted to work in combat zones. She was also the first female photographer for Life magazine and the first female to have her photo on the cover.
In this Oct. 1914 photo provided by the New York City Municipal Archives, painters are suspended from wires on the Brooklyn Bridge in New York. Image by New York City Municipal Archives, Department of Bridges/Plant Structures, Eugene de Salignac / AP