king and wheeler

April 7, 2010

via: timothy buckwalter

Survey Map: The King and Wheeler Survey Photographs of Timothy H. O’Sullivan

&

the Timothy H.O’Sullivan flickr group

Sand Dunes Carson Desert, Nevada, 1867, by T.H. O’Sullivan

(Photo shows the wagon O’Sullivan used to carry photographic equipment.
Plate has at top the seal of the Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army, War Department, and at bottom “Geological exploration of the fortieth parallel; Clarence King, geologist in charge; T.H. O’Sullivan, phot.”)

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One Response to “king and wheeler”

  1. Gustaf Says:

    Thanks for this tip. I’ve been meaning to check out O’Sullivans work, mostly because Robert Adams keeps referring to it.


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