Excelsior Geyser in Action

Excelsior Geyser in Action

Photograph

Frank Jay Haynes

American, 1853–1921

Excelsior Geyser in Action

From the album Northern Pacific


ca. 1892
Gelatin silver print
Image: 5 1/16 × 8 in. (12.9 × 20.3 cm)
Mount: 7 3/4 × 9 1/4 in. (19.7 × 23.5 cm)
Gift of Alden Scott Boyer
1971.0118.0034
Inscriptions Inscribed in ink on recto, BC: 3574 Excelsior Geyser in action - Hell's Half Acre. \ Yellowstone Nat- Park. \ 300 ft. high - interval irregular - plays 28 minutes - plays every fourth year only -
Inscribed on image on recto, C: 21 [backwards]
Inscribed in pencil on recto, BRC: 25
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