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bluff in the Badlands, near School #9
  • Orville John Green
    1872–1938
    born: Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States ; died: McPherson, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • bluff in the Badlands, near School #9, 1901–1904
  • Where object was made: Pine Ridge, South Dakota, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 12.5 x 17 cm
    Object Height/Width: 4 15/16 x 6 11/16 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7551
Description
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Photograph of a landscape, identified as the Badlands of South Dakota. The image is of a steep, rocky cliff with several projections outward and with sharply pointed tops, and low sloping foothills at the bottom. There are sharp shadows on the facing left sides of the rocks.