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Worcester lookout on the Couching Lion (Camel's Hump) New Trail

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Title: Worcester lookout on the Couching Lion (Camel's Hump) New Trail

Photographer

  • Congdon, Herbert Wheaton, 1876-1965

Source Document

Extent: 1 lantern slide : hand col. ; 3.25 x 4 in.

Date Created: August , 1919

Description

"Couching Lion" is the previous name for Camel's Hump.

Genre(s): photographs, lantern slides, landscape photographs

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Note [Digital Version]

2007-06-12, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Note [Original Notation]

Worcester lookout on new trail, Couching Lion. Aug. 1919

Type of Resource: still image

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http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/hwccr03b03048

Preferred citation

Worcester lookout on the Couching Lion (Camel's Hump) New Trail, Herbert W. Congdon, Carton Three, Longtrail photos and slides, Box 3, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/hwccr03b03048 (accessed September 02, 2014)

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Le Lion Couchant is the French name. It means "resting lion." I still don't know where you get "couching lion" from? Crouching?

- Guest

It was definitely referred to as the Couching Lion. We checked this one as it's not a term of everyday use. It derives from the verb couch, and means lying down lion.

- Guest