Excavating large specimen
Harvey H. Nininger
creator of digital collection
An especially large meteorode specimen in the process of excavation at the Haviland Crater. Nininger was curator of meteorites at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, 1930-1946.
date of photograph
USA, Kansas, Brenham
Yes, image rotated 0.75 degrees counter clockwise after scan using Photoshop CS3. Shadows/Highlights, Brightness/Contrast, Exposure, and Levels adjusted; imaged 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