River

Scope and Content

Black and white photograph of a view down a river, across calm water, into the distance, with trees on either bank, taken from a rowing boat. An oar is visible to the right of the picture. The photograph has faded to a brownish tone and is pasted onto a page in the notebook. The page opposite has a manuscript caption: 'We must go, go, go away from here'.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Yellowed, dirty markings and tiny black ink spots (from opposite page) on surface, left edge and bottom left corner have damp marks. Faint vertical streaks, right and left lower portions. Production method: gelatin silver print.