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Gano Grain Elevator, Western Kansas
  • Wright Morris
    1910–1998
    born: Central City, Nebraska, United States ; died: Mill Valley, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Gano Grain Elevator, Western Kansas, 1940
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 23.9 x 18.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 3/8 x 7 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Connie and Jack Glenn
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0304
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Black-and-white image of a grain elevator with black text across the front. The image is a centered, vertical composition. The horizon line is near the bottom of the image. The building is tall and angular with a pointed top. There are two thin windows near the top. The sky is darker near the top of the image.