• Creator
  • Warner, Arthur Churchill, 1864-1943
  • Created Date
  • 1888
  • Description
  • 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 feetOn verso of image: Mowich Lake. 1888 Ascent.Warner [4054]Filed in General series.
  • Format
  • Photograph
    Image
    b&w
    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