Harvey H. Nininger
creator of digital collection
A closeup view of an unidentified workman's hands scooping up excavated meteorodes. Nininger was curator of meteorites at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, 1930-1946.
date of photograph
USA, Kansas, Brenham
Yes, image rotated 0.5 degrees counter clockwise after scan using Photoshop CS3. Shadows/Highlights, Brightness/Contrast, Exposure, and Levels adjusted; cropped using Photoshop CS4.
2.75 x 4.5 inch nitrate negative scanned with Epson Expression 10000XL at 600 dpi, 8 bit grayscale.
use with permission Denver Museum of Nature & Science