Wild Blue Flax
Albert C. Rogers
creator of digital collection
Wild blue Flax. Handwritten on negative envelope: "3279 Linum Lewisii Pursh (Ryd.) Blue flax Linaceae Flax family Mt. Vernon Canon A.C.R." A series of glass plate and nitrate film negatives, c.1900-1940s, taken by DMNH personnel during the course of their work documenting the Museum building, exhibits, field work, etc. Photo taken in Mount Vernon Canyon.
date of photograph
USA, Colorado, Jefferson County
yes, color corrected using Photoshop CS4
Original 5X7 nitrate negative; scanned with Epson Expression 10000X at 800 dpi.
use with permission Denver Museum of Nature & Science