Laysan Albatross chicks
Alfred M. Bailey
creator of digital collection
Layson Albatross chicks in front of the Midway Post Office. These chicks can grow to be two feet tall with a wingspan of over six feet. Midway Islands are near the northwestern end of the Hawaiian archipelago which is a part of the Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge.
May 19 1949
date of photograph
USA, Midway Islands
8 x 10 black and white print scanned with Epson Expression 10000XL at 300dpi, 8bit grayscale.
use with permission Denver Museum of Nature & Science