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Crossarms
  • Hampton F. Shirer
    1894–1977
    died: Topeka, Kansas, United States
  • Crossarms, 1965
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 32.4 x 25.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 3/4 x 10 in
  • Gift of Hampton F. Shirer
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0276
Description

Black-and-white image of power lines with clouds and sky in the background. There is a tall, wooden pole through the center of the image, with power lines connected to the pole from all directions. There are four short, horizontal poles connected to the vertical pole. There are fluffy white clouds over a dark sky in the background.