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No. 8. Black Cañon, Colorado River, from Camp 8, looking above.

Image ID: 416600

No. 8. Black Cañon, Colorado River, from Camp 8, looking above. (1871-1873)

Image Details

Image Title

:  No. 8. Black Cañon, Colorado River, from Camp 8, looking above.

Creator

: O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882 -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

: Wheeler, George M. (George Montague), 1842-1905 -- Surveyor

Medium

: Albumen prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photograph

Notes

: Print was worked over with black ink at an unknown time in the past, including details of boat, figure and rock to left, and addition of figure atop mountain in center distance. Restoration is pending.

Source

: Photographs showing landscapes, geological and other features of portions of the western territory of the United States, obtained in connection with geographical and geological explorations and surveys west of the 100th meridian,...1871, 1872 and 1873. / T.H. O'Sullivan and W. Bell.

Source Description

: 50 photographs ; 41 x 55 cm.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Catalog Call Number

: MFY+++ 96-4089

Digital ID

: 416600

Record ID

: 121819

Digital Item Published

: 4-13-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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