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Cinnabar Mountain, Devil's Slide

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Frank Jay Haynes was among the second generation of photographers who worked for the railroads and on government surveys of the West during the last quarter of the nineteenth century. He was appointed the official photographer of Yellowstone in 1884 and opened a concession there to supply...

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Inscription

In neg, l.l.: No 3101 Cinnabar Mountain, Devil's Slide In neg, l.r.: F. Jay Haynes, Fargo, D.T.

Provenance

Haynes Family Archive; Daniel Wolf; Lee Gallery, WInchester, MA; from whom purchased March 24, 1999.

Credit Line

Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow Fund

1880–90

Dimensions

Image: 43 x 54.3 cm (16 15/16 x 21 3/8 in.) Sheet: 43.5 x 55.3 cm (17 1/8 x 21 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1999.10

Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

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Classifications

Photographs