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Title View from Bridge of Sighs
Description In 1866 Charles Waldack (1828-1882) took the first subterranean photographs in America at Mammoth Cave in Kentucky. This image shows the "View from Bridge of Sighs." Printed on front of stereo cards: Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1866 by Proctor & O'Shaughnessy in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the U.S. for the So. Dist. of Ohio.
Catalog Number SC2015.101.20
Object Name Stereoview
Date of Image 1866
Original or Copy Original
Print Size 3 1/2" x 6 1/2"
Search Terms Mammoth Cave
Caption View from the Bridge of Sighs