The University of Arizona

Center for Creative Photography

You bed down in your sleeping bags with a rope and a bucket of oats. The moon is high. But the shadows are deep in the valleys, and there are stories about wildcats and coyotes, and Tawny, the mountain lion, and you listen to the sounds of the night

ID Number: 
98.118.227
Maker: 
Hagel, Otto (1909-1973)
Maker: 
Mieth, Hansel (1909-1998)
Title: 
You bed down in your sleeping bags with a rope and a bucket of oats. The moon is high. But the shadows are deep in the valleys, and there are stories about wildcats and coyotes, and Tawny, the mountain lion, and you listen to the sounds of the night
Date: 
1960s
Credit line: 
Hansel Mieth/Otto Hagel Archive
Medium: 
Gelatin silver print
Image dimensions: 
34 × 27.7 cm
Primary support: 
34 × 27.7 cm
Description: 
[two girls with apprehensive expressions propped up on their elbows in sleeping bag by large oak, glowing moon]
Where created: 
USA / California / Santa Rosa
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