|Title||W.H. Barnes' Diving Elk and Educated Horse Show on "The Trail, " the Lewis and Clark Exposition, Portland, Oregon, 1905 |
|Notes||Stamped on verso: Portland, Lewis and Clark Exposition. |
Handwritten on verso: "The Trail" - Princess Trixie - The Educated Horse.
Filed in: Box 1/9
|Contextual Notes||W.H. Barnes of Sioux City, Iowa, coordinated a daily program in which two elk (approximately 800 pounds each) dove from a 40-foot platform into a 16-square foot tank. |
"The Trail" was an 800 foot-long street that featured amusements and carnival attractions.
The Lewis and Clark Exposition was hosted by the city of Portland from June 1 to October 15, 1905. Covering over 400 acres, the fair showcased exhibits from various nations and states, and it promoted the economic potential of the Pacific Northwest region.
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Exhibition buildings--Oregon--Portland; Horses--Oregon--Portland; Elk--Oregon--Portland |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition (1905 : Portland, Or.); Portland (Or.)--Buildings, structures, etc. |
|Location Depicted||United States--Oregon--Portland |
|Digital Collection||Alaska, Western Canada and United States Collection|
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|Negative Number||UW11372 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Lewis and Clark Exposition. PH Coll 391 |
|Object Type||Photograph |
|Physical Description||8 x 10 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from an original photograph using a ScanMaker 6800 at 72 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2007. |
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