Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Fort Wallace, Kansas
  • Alexander Gardner
    1821–1882
    born: Paisley, Scotland, United Kingdom ; died: Washington, DC, United States
  • Fort Wallace, Kansas, 1867
  • Across the Continent on the Kansas Pacific Railroad
  • Where object was made: Kansas, United States
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15.1 x 20.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 15/16 x 8 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0026.10
Description

Photograph of Fort Wallace, Kansas. The ground is barren and plain. There is a group of Indian tipis at center. There are wood buildings at CR and CL. Sky is clear.