Interior crater view
Harvey H. Nininger
creator of digital collection
Looking across the interior of Barringer Crater, formerly known as the Canyon Diablo crater from its rim. This crater is 3/4 a mile in diameter and was caused by the explosion upon impact of a meteorite. Harvey Nininger was DMNS Curator of Meteorites 1930 - 1946. Note the another photographer on the large rock.
date of photograph
Shadows/Highlights and Brightness/Contrast adjusted, image 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