Mammoth Hot Springs

Description (Brief):

Albumen print of William Henry Jackson's photograph of Mammoth Hot Springs from the 1871 Hayden Expedition to the Yellowstone. The unmounted photograph shows a series of cascading pools on the side of a pine-covered mountain with another mountain in the background. "Mammoth Hot Springs" is written in the lower left hand corner of the print.

Date Made: 1871

Maker: Jackson, William Henry

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Wyoming, Mammoth Hot Springs

Subject: WestNational Parks

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PG.003867.AAccession Number: 101097Catalog Number: 3867A

Object Name: photographalbumen print

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 25.9 cm x 33.6 cm; 10 3/16 in x 13 1/4 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-2430-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1385177

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