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Photographs of Downieville and Sierraville, Calif. [graphic]
BANC PIC 1970.047--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Photographs of Downieville and Sierraville, Calif

Abstract:

Includes general town views, some with citizens assembled in the street, winter views, one view of the Young America Mine, and damage from the 1937 flood of the North Yuba River. One view shows exterior of a photographer's studio (ca. 1870-1890?) next to the river.

Date:

1865-ca. 1940 (issued)

Subject:

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Mining districts -- California -- Sierra County -- Pictorial works
Photographic studios -- California -- Sierra County
Downieville (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Sierraville (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Young America Mine (Sierra County, Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
2 views appear to be salted paper prints.
Includes 1 reproduction of a drawing by Clifford Warner.
Compiled from various sources. Early views from the collection of Carl I. Wheat. Some apparently from T.W. Norris.

Type:

graphic
Salted paper prints.
Albumen prints.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
36 photographic prints : albumen and b&w ; 20 x 25 cm. and smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1970.047--PIC

Origin:

California