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Mt. Hood from the Columbia River.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    1843–1942
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • Mt. Hood from the Columbia River., 1901
  • Where object was made: Oregon, United States
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 9.3 x 17.77 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 11/16 x 7 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0322
Description

Color photo. In the left hand forground is a river bank extending out into the water. The river itself is calm and wide, reaching toward the midground, met by hills and a small mountain range. Farther in the background stands a tall snow capped mountain.