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Image of WF 2489 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2489 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2484-2498 is a series of photographs of the Gandy family. These images evidently were taken for publicity purposes. This photo shows Reverend Gandy at the pulpit delivering a fiery sermon. The similarity of the name Elmer Gandy to Sinclair Lewis' 1927 novel ELMER GANTRY is hard not to overlook. Sinclair's novel satirized religious hypocrisy and bigotry by focusing on a morally corrupt evangelist named Elmer Gantry. The novel caused a huge uproar and the book was banned in numerous American cities. It is interesting to speculate if Brady's photos of Elmer Gandy depict a man who took on the slightly-altered name of Sinclair Lewis' corrupt preacher in an attempt to provide a living, breathin

Image of WF 2490 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2490 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2484-2498 is a series of photographs of the Gandy family. These images evidently were taken for publicity purposes. This photo shows Reverend Gandy at the pulpit delivering a fiery sermon. The similarity of the name Elmer Gandy to Sinclair Lewis' 1927 novel ELMER GANTRY is hard not to overlook. Sinclair's novel satirized religious hypocrisy and bigotry by focusing on a morally corrupt evangelist named Elmer Gantry. The novel caused a huge uproar and the book was banned in numerous American cities. It is interesting to speculate if Brady's photos of Elmer Gandy depict a man who took on the slightly-altered name of Sinclair Lewis' corrupt preacher in an attempt to provide a living, breathin

Image of WF 2491 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2491 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2484-2498 is a series of photographs of the Gandy family. These images evidently were taken for publicity purposes. This photo shows Reverend Gandy at the pulpit delivering a fiery sermon. The similarity of the name Elmer Gandy to Sinclair Lewis' 1927 novel ELMER GANTRY is hard not to overlook. Sinclair's novel satirized religious hypocrisy and bigotry by focusing on a morally corrupt evangelist named Elmer Gantry. The novel caused a huge uproar and the book was banned in numerous American cities. It is interesting to speculate if Brady's photos of Elmer Gandy depict a man who took on the slightly-altered name of Sinclair Lewis' corrupt preacher in an attempt to provide a living, breathin

Image of WF 2492 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2492 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2484-2498 is a series of photographs of the Gandy family. These images evidently were taken for publicity purposes. This photo shows Reverend Gandy at the pulpit delivering a fiery sermon. The similarity of the name Elmer Gandy to Sinclair Lewis' 1927 novel ELMER GANTRY is hard not to overlook. Sinclair's novel satirized religious hypocrisy and bigotry by focusing on a morally corrupt evangelist named Elmer Gantry. The novel caused a huge uproar and the book was banned in numerous American cities. It is interesting to speculate if Brady's photos of Elmer Gandy depict a man who took on the slightly-altered name of Sinclair Lewis' corrupt preacher in an attempt to provide a living, breathin

Image of WF 2493 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party  - painting

WF 2493 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party - painting

WF 2484-2498 is a series of photographs of the Gandy family. These images evidently were taken for publicity purposes. This photo shows Reverend Gandy's painting of a church in the mountains. Most of Gandy's paintings have a tropical feel to them indicating that the family may have worked in overseas missions. The similarity of the name Elmer Gandy to Sinclair Lewis' 1927 novel ELMER GANTRY is hard not to overlook. Sinclair's novel satirized religious hypocrisy and bigotry by focusing on a morally corrupt evangelist named Elmer Gantry. The novel caused a huge uproar and the book was banned in numerous American cities. It is interesting to speculate if Brady's photos of Elmer Gandy depict a

Image of WF 2494 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2494 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2484-2498 is a series of photographs of the Gandy family. These images evidently were taken for publicity purposes. This photo shows Reverend Gandy with his painting of a church in the mountains. Most of Gandy's paintings have a tropical feel to them indicating that the family may have worked in overseas missions. The similarity of the name Elmer Gandy to Sinclair Lewis' 1927 novel ELMER GANTRY is hard not to overlook. Sinclair's novel satirized religious hypocrisy and bigotry by focusing on a morally corrupt evangelist named Elmer Gantry. The novel caused a huge uproar and the book was banned in numerous American cities. It is interesting to speculate if Brady's photos of Elmer Gandy de

Image of WF 2495 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2495 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2484-2498 is a series of photographs of the Gandy family. These images evidently were taken for publicity purposes. This photo shows Reverend Gandy with his painting of a church in the mountains. Most of Gandy's paintings have a tropical feel to them indicating that the family may have worked in overseas missions. The similarity of the name Elmer Gandy to Sinclair Lewis' 1927 novel ELMER GANTRY is hard not to overlook. Sinclair's novel satirized religious hypocrisy and bigotry by focusing on a morally corrupt evangelist named Elmer Gantry. The novel caused a huge uproar and the book was banned in numerous American cities. It is interesting to speculate if Brady's photos of Elmer Gandy de

Image of WF 2496 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2496 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2484-2498 is a series of photographs of the Gandy family. These images evidently were taken for publicity purposes. This photo shows Reverend Gandy with one of his paintings. Most of Gandy's paintings have a tropical feel to them indicating that the family may have worked in overseas missions. The similarity of the name Elmer Gandy to Sinclair Lewis' 1927 novel ELMER GANTRY is hard not to overlook. Sinclair's novel satirized religious hypocrisy and bigotry by focusing on a morally corrupt evangelist named Elmer Gantry. The novel caused a huge uproar and the book was banned in numerous American cities. It is interesting to speculate if Brady's photos of Elmer Gandy depict a man who took o

Image of WF 2497 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2497 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2484-2498 is a series of photographs of the Gandy family. These images evidently were taken for publicity purposes. This photo shows Reverend Gandy with one of his paintings. Most of Gandy's paintings have a tropical feel to them indicating that the family may have worked in overseas missions. The similarity of the name Elmer Gandy to Sinclair Lewis' 1927 novel ELMER GANTRY is hard not to overlook. Sinclair's novel satirized religious hypocrisy and bigotry by focusing on a morally corrupt evangelist named Elmer Gantry. The novel caused a huge uproar and the book was banned in numerous American cities. It is interesting to speculate if Brady's photos of Elmer Gandy depict a man who took o

Image of WF 2498 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2498 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2484-2498 is a series of photographs of the Gandy family. These images evidently were taken for publicity purposes. This image is of Reverend Gandy. The similarity of the name Elmer Gandy to Sinclair Lewis' 1927 novel ELMER GANTRY is hard not to overlook. Sinclair's novel satirized religious hypocrisy and bigotry by focusing on a morally corrupt evangelist named Elmer Gantry. The novel caused a huge uproar and the book was banned in numerous American cities. It is interesting to speculate if Brady's photos of Elmer Gandy depict a man who took on the slightly-altered name of Sinclair Lewis' corrupt preacher in an attempt to provide a living, breathing version of an evangelist that was the

Image of WF 2499 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2499 - Elmer Gandy Evangelist Party

WF 2484-2498 is a series of photographs of the Gandy family. These images evidently were taken for publicity purposes. This image is of Reverend Gandy. The similarity of the name Elmer Gandy to Sinclair Lewis' 1927 novel ELMER GANTRY is hard not to overlook. Sinclair's novel satirized religious hypocrisy and bigotry by focusing on a morally corrupt evangelist named Elmer Gantry. The novel caused a huge uproar and the book was banned in numerous American cities. It is interesting to speculate if Brady's photos of Elmer Gandy depict a man who took on the slightly-altered name of Sinclair Lewis' corrupt preacher in an attempt to provide a living, breathing version of an evangelist that was the