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TitleWater worn rocks in Gothic Avenue near the historic section of Mammoth Cave, Kentucky, 1892
CollectionsGlass Plate Negatives
Descriptive InformationPhotograph - Gothic Avenue (glass negative) glass negative: waterworn rocks in Gothic Avenue inside of Mammoth Cave, Kentucky- this photograph was taken by Ben Hains; printed in New Albany, Indiana; 1892; this photograph was taken of waterworn rocks in Gothic Ave. Mear the historic section of Mammoth Cave. This photograph shows a low cave passage with several columns with most of the floor covered with loose rocks and stones. This is a glass negative for a black and white photograph. There is a printed inscription across the bottom of the photo in black ink; "028 Mammoth Cave: waterworn rocks in gothic avenue" and " copyrighted 1893 by H. C. Ganter ...Ben Hains, cave photographer..New Albany, Ind, U.S.A.". fair conditionmeasurements: height 202 mm, width: 252 mm. Thickness: 2 mm. 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, geology, 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!!