Photo Record

Object Name Image, Digital
Catalog Number 2015.049.019
Collection Matthew C. Miller Digital Collection
Description Digitized photograph of a late middle-aged man sitting on a rock outcropping, Point Lookout, that drops away to a river valley, with a river flowing through it. The mountainside is heavily forested. The man is sitting with his legs extended before him. He is wearing a dark suit and a white shirt, and a light colored hat with a dark band above the brim. He is holding a walking stick in his hand.
Handwritten on the bottom on the matt board: "Duncan K. Major.- Lookout Mountain. This is where the "Battle above the clouds" was fought in the Civil War. The Tennessee River shows here at Mocassin Bend."
Stamped on back: Hardie Bros., Photographers, Sunset Rock and Point Lookout Galleries, Lookout Mt., Tenn. with decorative embellishments above and below photographer's mark.
Date 1890s circa
Photographer Hardie Brothers
Accession number 2015.049