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150 Years Ago, A Cincinnati Photographer Brought Mammoth Cave Into Focus; Leo DeLuca; WVXU

In 1866, Cincinnati photographer Charles Waldack snapped the nation’s first cave photos. Some say they may be the first in the world. Practical photography had been around less than 30 years, and while success was uncertain, these photos helped put Mammoth Cave—now a UNESCO World Heritage Site—on the map.

Source: 150 Years Ago, A Cincinnati Photographer Brought Mammoth Cave Into Focus

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