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Photo NumberPH001_0827
NotesEight workers with shovels stand on a steep snow cliff made by the clearing of a railway pass. Snowplow tracks are prominent in the foreground and then trail off in the distance around the corner of a steep snow cliff. Mountains blanketed with snow can be seen in the distance.
Railroad snowplow locomotives
White Pass & Yukon Route (Firm)
GenreOutdoor portrait
PhotographerAndrews, Clarence Leroy
Date of Photo1904-03-28
RightsThis image is in the public domain. Acknowledgement of the University of Oregon Libraries as a source is requested.
RepositoryUniversity of Oregon Libraries - Special Collections and University Archives
Collection TitleAndrews (Clarence L.) Photographs
Collection IdentifierPH001
Collection Guide
Source Dimensions6.5 X 8.5 inches
Source formatsilver gelatin print
Source Conditionslight yellowing and silver mirroring
Image (File) Size247,746 bytes
Image Width668 pixels
Image Height875 pixels
Color Space24 bit -- RGB -- sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Capture Date2003-10-06
Capture MethodScanned in transmissive mode with Silverfast AI 6.0 on UMAX PowerLook III flatbed scanner (Scanner B). Levels adjusted from 0 - 1.00 - 255 to 67 - 1.00 - 221 prior to capture.
Resolution125 DPI
Processing HistoryScanned image enters Photoshop with negative polarity and have a reversed orientation. Archived tiff is saved. Adobe Photoshop used to reorient and crop image, invert image to positive polarity, set and neutralize shadow and highlight point, adjust midtone contrast, and desaturate color information. Second production tiff saved, retaining adjustments layers. Photoshop used to convert color profile from Adobe 1998, to sRGB, set resolution to 125 dpi and resize the largest pixel dimension of the image to 875. Display jpeg saved after resizing.
Additional Digital Formats Held by UOArchived tiff -- PH001_0827.tif -- 43 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 3846 X 5040 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 116,321,960 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH001_0827td.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 3846 X 5040 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 116,844,128 bytes //

PublisherUniversity of Oregon Libraries
Digital CollectionUniversity of Oregon. Libraries. Historical Photographs.
Contributing InstitutionContributing Institution
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