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Title Bottomless Pit and Bridge of Sighs
Collection Magnesium Light Views in Mammoth Cave
Object Name Stereoview
Catalog Number 015PC38.13
Description Mammoth Cave Views, No. 19 "'Bottomless Pit' and 'Bridge Of Sighs.'" Verso reads, Are on the route to "Echo River" and a mile and a half from the entrance. The pit is of a immense depth and over it is thrown a substantial wooden bridge, across which visitors pass in the long route and towards "Pensacola Avenue." The pit presents a sight of awful sublimity when its steep sides are lighted up by the guide.

Published by E. & H. T. Anthony & Company, Emporium of American and Stereoscopic Views, Chromos and Albums, 591 Broadway, Opposite Metropolitan Hotel, New York.

Negative by Charles Waldack, Cincinnati, Ohio

[SEE ALSO: MAC-143 through MAC-151 for more views from this series]
Photographer Waldack, Charles L.
Date 1866
Place Kentucky / Edmonson County / Mammoth Cave
Copyright Charles L. Waldack, 1866
Search Terms Magnesium Light Views in Mammoth_015PC38
Mammoth Cave
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