Flashlight Night Photograph of Deer
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- Created Date
- July 23, 1896
Photograph shows Flashlight, taken at night by the Deer. This was reputedly the first picture taken of an animal at night in which the animal itself triggered the camera. It was written up in several photographic and scientific publications in the 1890s. Note: There are two slightly different negatives in the envelope for this number - one is a good copy of a good recent print taken from Charles Hughes original glass plate negative - it is however broken at the upper corners. The other negative is a copy of a somewhat faded original print made by Charles Hughes from the same negative but before the corners were broken off. [Similar to sc5645 and sc5646].
- Hughes, Charles
- California Digital Library
- Contributing Institution
- California State University, Chico
- Meriam Library Special Collections Department, California State University, Chico
- Gelatin dry-plate glass negative
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- Chicago citation style
- Hughes, Charles. Flashlight Night Photograph of Deer. July 23, 1896. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll11/id/9639. (Accessed August 9, 2022.)
- APA citation style
- Hughes, Charles, (July 23, 1896) Flashlight Night Photograph of Deer. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll11/id/9639
- MLA citation style
- Hughes, Charles. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll11/id/9639>.