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Homing Pigeon
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    1903–1990
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Homing Pigeon, mid-late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 24.2 x 19.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/2 x 7 11/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0250
Description

Black-and-white image of a pigeon in flight, in front of a black background. The pigeon is light-colored and its wings are extended upward. It is facing the left side of the image.