[River bed mining scene with seven miners under a sluice network.]
Workers, holding pick axes and shovels, stop to pose.
Diversion structures (Hydraulic engineering)
Although not signed or attributed, general appearance and subject matter suggest that George Howard Johnson may be the photographer.
1 photograph : daguerreotype ; half plate, visible image 8.3 x 11.3 cm.
displayLabel="Image Package Note">Original component parts: plate, mat, cover glass, preserver. Plate: garments slightly hand
colored. Mat: rectangular (double elliptical). Preserver: decorative. Seal: original.;;;displayLabel="Container or Case Note">Type:
case. Motif: The Music Lyre (Berg no. 4-5). Material: leather over wood. Dimensions: 15.3 x 12.2 cm. Pad: red velvet with
Local Call Number:
BANC PIC 1983.157--CASE
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