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Identification and Creation
Object Number
Gordon W. Gahan, American (New York, New York 1945 - 1984 St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands)
Drought Effects: New York: Rowboats now cover the mud flats bordering the New Croton Reservoir, July 1, which was onced filled with water. No end to the drought which has diminished the Reservoir's water supply is in sight, according to the U.S. Weather Bureau's new 30-day forecast which predicts less than the normal amount of rain for the East Coast. The aerial photograph was taken from the Goodyear blimp.
Work Type
July 1, 1965
Creation Place: North America, United States, New York, New York City
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Physical Descriptions
Gelatin silver print
image: 19.4 x 24 cm (7 5/8 x 9 7/16 in.)
sheet: 20.4 x 25.2 cm (8 1/16 x 9 15/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
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Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Barbara Robinson
Accession Year
Object Number
Modern and Contemporary Art
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Subjects and Contexts

Gordon Ward Gahan Collection

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