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TitleTrees growing around entrance to Mammoth Cave, Kentucky, 1892
CollectionsGlass Plate Negatives
Descriptive InformationPhotograph -old entrance (glass negative) glass negative-old entrance- Mammoth Cave, Kentucky -- This glass negative that was photographed by ben hain; printed in New Albany, Indiana; circa 1892. Photographed at the historic entrance to Mammoth Cave. Glass negative shows the entrance to Mammoth Cave with a dirt trail leading to the entrance, showing four storage boxes next to the trail. There is an inscription in the lower left corner "01 entrance from a distance". There is another inscription in the lower right corner" Ben Hains cave photographer. New Albany, Ind., U.S.A.". Measurements: height 202 mm, width: 252 mm. Thickness: 2 mm. Condition: good. The original blue 10-254 lists this as a gift from Ellis Jones on 14 Dec, 1981. Originally housed gsu c, sh 4 with maca 3608-3645, 3724-3743, 3746-3749, 3872-3888, 3903. Caves, tourist trade, trails.
LocationsMammoth Cave National Park, Edmonson County, Kentucky(37.19758,-86.13089)
Mediumglass plate negatives
Held By Mammoth Cave National Park
Box Accession Ellis Jones Collection Glass Plate Negatives Box 1 MACA 3724-MACA 3743 Rehoused June 1999 !!FRAGILE!!