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Timothy H. O'Sullivan

American, 1840–1882

Black Canon, from Camp 8, looking above

From the series Colorado River Series


1871
Albumen silver print
Image: 20.4 × 28.2 cm (8 1/16 × 11 1/8 in.)
Paper: 40.5 × 50.8 cm (15 15/16 × 20 in.)
Matted: 45.7 × 55.9 × 0.3 cm (18 × 22 × 1/8 in.)
Purchase
1981.1893.0004
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Inscriptionsrecto TC (printed): WAR DEPARTMENT. \ Explorations in Nevada and Arizona. \ Expedition of 1871. Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler. Com'd'g. \

recto BC (printed): T. H.O'Sullivan, Phot. \ COLORADO RIVER SERIES. \ BLACK CANON, FROM BAMP 8, LOOKING ABOVE. \ No. 80.

[verso unavailale at time of cataloging]
Terms
  • albumen process
  • albumen prints
  • Albumen silver print
  • rivers
  • canyons
  • mountains
  • boats
  • river
  • boat
  • canyon
  • published topographic
  • Colorado River
  • Black Canyon

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