OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center

Mt. Hood from Lost Lake

Title
Mt. Hood from Lost Lake
LC Subject
Mountains--Oregon Lakes--Oregon
Photographer
Gifford, Benjamin A.
Description
One of Gifford's most famous early photographs, "Sunrise on Mt. Hood from Lost Lake," shows the reflection of the mountain in the lake as plainly as it shows the mountain itself. Gifford frequently advertised that he was offered $1,000 for the original negative but refused it. The image appears in the following publication, "Oregon Then & Now."
Work Type
glass plate negatives Glass positives
Location
Mount Hood >> Hood River County Lost Lake >> Baker County >> Oregon >> Pacific Northwest
Date
1899
Identifier
P218 SG1 42 01
Rights
Public Domain Mark 1.0
Rights Holder
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Local Collection Name
Benjamin A. Gifford Photographs, circa 1885 - circa 1920 (P 218-SG 1)
Type
Image
Format
image/tiff
Set
Gifford Photographic Collection OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Primary Set
Gifford Photographic Collection
Institution
Oregon State University
Created
2013-04-29
Modified
2013-04-29