Reverend Thomas E. Jessett mourning for his son, Arthur Jessett, as rescue teams prepare to evacuate the body, Spirit Lake near Mt. St. Helens, May 19, 1952
Note affixed to photograph: Spirit Lake, Wash. Rev. Thomas E. Jessett, Seattle, breaks into sobs over body of dead son, after saying a prayer for youth, Arthur Jessett, 20, killed in mountain accident nearby Mt. St. Helens. Members of rescue team stand around with heads bowed in silent emotion.
Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 2012