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Title Giants Coffin
Collection Magnesium Light Views in Mammoth Cave
Object Name Stereoview
Catalog Number 015PC38.09
Description Mammoth Cave Views, No. 15 "Giants Coffin." Verso reads, Is an immense rock forty feet long, twenty wide and eight high, which has been detached from the avenue against which it rests. On the left beneath the coffin may be seen a narrow passage which leads into "Deserted Chamber." "Giant's Coffin" presents a gloomy sepulchral appearance when lighted up by the glare of the magnesium light. It is on the right of Main Cave, one mile from the entrance.

Published by E. & H. T. Anthony & Company, American and Foreign Stereoscopic Emporium, 501 Broadway, 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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