Nov 22, 2021
Nov 22, 2021

Along the Towpath Trail near Stumpy Basin

Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Along the Towpath Trail near Stumpy Basin


Geoffrey James

(British, 1942-)

Gelatin silver print

Image: 19.8 x 48.3 cm (7 13/16 x 19 in.); Paper: 25.4 x 50.5 cm (10 x 19 7/8 in.)

Gift of the George Gund Foundation Collection in Honor of David Bergholz 2021.197


Did you know?

The Cuyahoga Valley National Park, which runs between Akron and Cleveland, is land that has been occupied by humans for over 1,200 years.


In his views of the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, landscape photographer Geoffrey James shows us natural beauty, but also reminders of the impact of humans on the land such as fragments of the abandoned locks of the Ohio & Erie Canal and modern bridges. James described the park as “a great democratic open space. . . like no other national park I have seen.”

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