Specimen being loaded for transport
Harvey H. Nininger
creator of digital collection
Two unidentified timber men hired to help retrieve the meteorite load the specimen for transport. Nininger was curator of meteorites at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, 1930-1946.
date of photograph
USA, California, Goose Lake
Yes, Shadows/Highlights, Brightness/Contrast, Exposure, and Levels adjusted; image rotated 1.25 degrees counter clockwise and cropped using Photoshop CS4.
2.5 x 3.75 inch nitrate negative scanned with Epson Expression 10000XL at 600 dpi, 8 bit grayscale.
use with permission Denver Museum of Nature & Science