Fieldwork, South America
Peon children at Lagoona del Toro.
Frederic Walter Miller
creator digital collection
Peon boy holding his young sister's hand, dog lying at her feet. In May 1925, a Museum expedition to South America was undertaken to collect bird and mammal specimens for exhibit in the Standley Memorial Wing. Another trip was organized in 1928 to enhance the collection.
Date of photograph
March 30, 2011
brightness/contrast/shadow and highlights adjusted using Photoshop CS4
5x7 black and white print scanned with Epson XL10000 at 600 dpi, 16-bit grayscale
Denver Museum of Nature & Science