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TitleDripstone formations that have grown together, Pillars of Elephants, back view of Mammoth Cave, Kentucky, 1900
CollectionsGlass Plate Negatives
Descriptive InformationPhotograph -Pillars of Elephants (glass negative) glass negative-Pillars of Elephants, back view-Mammoth Cave, Kentucky - this photograph was taken by Ben Hains; printed in New Albany, Indiana; 1900; this photo was taken in Gothic Avenue in Mammoth Cave. Glass negative showing several dripstone formations that have grown together. Printed inscription in lower left corner "0814 Pillars of Elephants, back view", and an inscription in the lower right corner "copyright, 1900, by H.C. Ganter. Ben Hains cave photographer, New Albany, Ind.".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, geology.
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!!