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Pike's Peak from Briarhurst.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • Pike's Peak from Briarhurst., 1899
  • Where object was made: Colorado, United States
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 17.77 x 9.3 cm
    Object Height/Width: 7 x 3 11/16 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0224

Colored, vertical photo. A river flowing from the foreground to the middle ground going under a bridge. Lush shrubbery and trees cover the banks and hang over the river. In the background through the tree branches is a snowcapped mountain.