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Pelton Water Wheel Generator
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
  • Pelton Water Wheel Generator, mid-late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 26.2 x 33.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 5/16 x 13 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0295

Black-and-white image of a stream of water deflected by a wheel's paddles. The wheel is in the top half of the image. The water enters from the bottom right corner and splashes out in the bottom left quadrant.