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Photograph of the sign at Bad Water in Death Valley National Park. The sign reads: Bad Water; 279.6 feet below sea level; lowest point in the Western Hemisphere. The photograph is taken looking down the road that heads toward Furnace Creek. The collection was donated by Ralph "Pete" Merritt, Jr. and Patricia Merritt. It is comprised of photographs from an album created by L. Josephine Hawes, the Chief Nurse at the Manzanar Hospital, and individual photographs collected by Ralph P. Merritt, the Project Director of the Manzanar War Relocation Center.
Photographs black and white, 1.5 x 1.875 inches image/jpeg