|Title||Mowich Lake, with Mount Rainier in distance, 1888 |
|Photographer||Warner, Arthur Churchill, 1864-1943 |
|Notes||In 1883, Crater Lake was named by geologist Bailey Willis with the belief that it was located in a volcanic crater. When Willis discovered his mistake many years later, the name was changed.|
Probably one of the photographs taken during the 1888 Mt. Rainier climbing expedition led by John Muir.
Caption on image: Crater Lake, altitute 5, 280 feet
On verso of image: Mowich Lake. 1888 Ascent.
Filed in General series.
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Mountains--Washington (State); Lakes--Washington (State) |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Rainier, Mount (Wash.); Mowich Lake (Pierce County, Wash.) |
|Location Depicted||United States--Washington (State) |
|Digital Collection||Arthur Churchill Warner Photographs|
|Order Number||WAR0560 |
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|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division. |
|Repository Collection||Arthur Churchill Warner Photograph Collection. PH Coll 273 |
|Object Type||Photograph |
|Physical Description||b&w |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2004. |