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Colonel Latham Valentine Stewart Blacker (1887-1964) /The Houston-Mt. Everest Flight - Summit of Makalu w/Mount Everest in the Foreground, The Houston-Mt. Everest Flight, 1933

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Colonel Latham Valentine Stewart Blacker (1887-1964) /The Houston-Mt. Everest Flight - Summit of Makalu w/Mount Everest in the Foreground, The Houston-Mt. Everest Flight, 1933

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Gelatin-silver print - Press Agency/Newspaper Stamp

Artist: Colonel Latham Valentine Stewart Blacker (1887-1964) /The Houston-Mt. Everest Flight
Title of artwork: Summit of Makalu w/Mount Everest in the Foreground, The Houston-Mt. Everest Flight, 1933
Technique: Gelatin-silver print
Signature: Press Agency/Newspaper Stamp
Condition: Good
Vintage print: Yes
Image size: 8×10 in
Total dimensions: 8×10×0 in

Size/Media: Approx. 8" x 10" Glossy fiber silver gelatin
Dates: (Shot 1933/Printed 1933) w/ Snipe, agency stamps, date stamps and notations on verso.
Condition: Bends, dings and creases throughout. Corner bends/creases. Warm toning to the paper with emulsion flaking along edges and creases. Small tear along upper left edge. Arm toning to the paper. (Please see scans for further information).

Vintage and historic shot of the summit of Makalu with Mount Everest in the foreground--from the first aerial flight over, and photo shoot of, Everest, taken during an expedition led by Sir Douglas Douglas-Hamilton and Lt. David McIntyre, and photographed by Major Stewart Blacker and S.R. Bonnet in April of 1933.

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