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Dimensions4288 x 2848
Original file size6.4 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken25-Oct-10 14:02
Date modified25-Oct-10 14:02
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeNIKON CORPORATION
Camera modelNIKON D90
Focal length32 mm
Focal length (35mm)48 mm
Max lens aperturef/4.1
Exposure1/125 at f/7.1
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias-1 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Shutter priority
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modeSpot
Digital zoom1x
Wheelock, Eleazar Louis Ripley

Wheelock, Eleazar Louis Ripley

Austin
Travis County, Texas
Texas State Cemetery
30 15.943' N 97 43.525' W

BORN 1793, IN HANOVER, NEW HAMPSHIRE. GRANDSON OF THE FOUNDER OF DARTMOUTH COLLEGE SERVED AS AN OFFICER IN THE WAR OF 1812 THE BLACK HAWK WAR THE WAR FOR TEXAS INDEPENDENCE. MARRIED 1818 MARY P. PRICHETT IN ILLINOIS. IMMIGRATED TO TEXAS IN 1833 FOUNDER OF THE TOWN OF WHEELOCK IN ROBERTSON'S COLONY. CAPTAIN OF THE TEXAS RANGERS. FOUNDER OF THE TEXAS UNIVERSITY COMPANY. REPUBLIC OF TEXAS INDIAN COMMISSIONER UNDER PRESIDENT ANSON JONES. SURVEYOR - LAWYER - SOLDIER - PATRIOT DIED 1847 PRESENTED TO THE PEOPLE OF TEXAS BY HIS DESCENDENTS IN 1993 THE BICENTENNIAL OF HIS BIRTH.