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Phantom Curve
  • William Henry Jackson
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Phantom Curve, circa 1880
  • Where object was made: Conejos County, Colorado, United States
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10.7 x 18 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 3/16 x 7 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0145
Label Text

Photograph of a railroad track curving through high mountains. Railroad tracks are visible at LR and curve to the left. There is a group of people standing on and around the tracks. Trees cover the mountains in background. There are rocky peaks at center and TL.