on verso, signed by artist lower right in graphite: Linda S. Connor / 1999; lower left: Contact printed in Sunlight / on Printing Out Paper on / Printing Out Paper with the / original glass plate negative, / (Broken) Lick Observatory Plate / Archive. Mt. Hamilton, California / copyright Regents University of California; center: September 3 1895; bottom center: September 3, 1895
Linda Connor; NGA purchase (through Haines Gallery, San Francisco), 2013.
- The Memory of Time: Contemporary Photographs at the National Gallery of Art, Acquired with the Alfred H. Moses and Fern M. Schad Fund, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2015, no. 26.