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Title
Night photograph of deer
Creator
Hughes, Charles
Contributor
Hitchcock, Ruth
Date Created and/or Issued
July 23, 1896
Publication Information
Meriam Library. California State University, Chico
Contributing Institution
California State University, Chico
Collection
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph shows a portrait of deer by night that was taken by the deer. Photograph shows the first nighttime photograph of an animal taken by itself. The camera shutter was tripped up and released by the deer. The picture was featured in a scientific magazine of the time. [similar to sc5428 and sc5645].
Type
Image
Format
95x130 mm.
Gelatin dry-plate glass negative
Identifier
sc5646
http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll11/id/4018
Subject
Deer
Place
Tehama County (Calif.)
Red Bluff (Calif.)
Source
sc5646.tif
Relation
under review
Northeastern California Historic Photograph Collection

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