"Facilis decensus Apruit." Facile Dicsensus [sic] [Clarence King mountain climbing, making rope descent of rock wall]
O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882, Photographer
Russell, Andrew J., Photographer
West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration -- Pictorial works
United States Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel (1867-1881)
Formerly bound in Volume 2.
Attributed to Andrew J. Russell.
Identification from ms. list: Mountain climbing. Identification from another copy or source: Facile decensus Clarence King.
[GEH.] An alternate reading beginning "Facilis ascensus" has also been suggested, but the original pencil caption has been
obscured by later ink, making an accurate transcription difficult.
1 photograph : albumen print on mount ; print 28.1 x 22.6 cm.
Local Call Number:
BANC PIC 1957.027:077--ffALB VAULT
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