Wilder Penfield and Other Boys, photograph.
Date:
between 1919 and 1927
Description:
A black and white photograph of Wilder Penfield and six other young men at Camp Riverdale, a camp for boys on Long Lake in New York State’s Adirondack Mountains. The group appears to be standing beneath a metal structure with an interior staircase, possibly a fire tower or lookout tower. This may be the Fire Observation Station on Owls Head Mountain above Long Lake which was erected in 1919. Some of the young men in the photograph are wearing hats and/or numbered sweaters. This is the fifth photograph on page 62 of the 1919 - 1927 photo album compiled by Wilder Penfield.
Physical Description:
image.photograph.black and white 8.5 x 14.0 cm
Language:
English

is Part Of:
Wilder Penfield Digital Collection

Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series O (Objects) -- Sub-Series O/V (Objects, visual) -- Photograph Album (1919-1927) -- page62 -- image5
Publisher:
Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University
Citation:
Wilder Penfield and Other Boys, photograph. [Online image]. Wilder Penfield Digital Collection Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series O (Objects) -- Sub-Series O/V (Objects, visual) -- Photograph Album (1919-1927) -- page62 -- image5 . Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University . Retrieved January 18, 2019 from http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/penfieldfonds/fullrecord.php?ID=9176
Rights:
This material has been made available with the consent of the copyright holders and can be used in accordance with fair dealing provisions of Canadian copyright law. For more information, please contact the Osler Library of the History of Medicine.
Notes:
The caption reads: "Kempshall Hike".

Location:
Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.).
Call Number:
O/V Photograph Album (1919-1927)