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[San Francisco mammoth plate views].
BANC PIC 1965.045--C; BANC PIC 1965.045--C
Collection Overview

Title:

[San Francisco mammoth plate views]

Creator/Contributor:

Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916, creator, photographer.

Creator/Contributor:

Watkins, Julia C., former owner.

Abstract:

A view from Telegraph Hill over North Beach, toward the Golden Gate (about 1863) and a view north-east from Rincon Hill at Second Street (about 1865). The octagonal house in the Rincon Hill view is that of Mrs. Benjamin Henry Wyman, sister of author Bret Harte, which is also pictured in a stereograph (BANC PIC 1905.16765--STER)

Date:

1863 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Photographs
Rincon Hill (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Photographs
Telegraph Hill (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Photographs
North Beach (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Photographs

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
Photographed by Carleton Watkins.
ORIGINALS RESTRICTED. VIEWING PRINTS AVAILABLE FOR OTHER COPIES OF ORIGINALS : Shelved as BANC PIC 19xx.198 v.4:18--PIC and 19xx.198 v.2:17--PIC. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator.
San Francisco mammoth plate views, BANC PIC 1965.045--C, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift ; of Julia Watkins, daughter of the photographer ; 1965?

Type:

graphic
Cityscapes-California-San Francisco.
Mammoth plates.
Albumen prints.

Physical Description:

photoprint
2 photographs : albumen prints ; images 39 x 53 cm (mammoth format)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1965.045--C
BANC PIC 1965.045--C

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

ORIGINALS RESTRICTED. VIEWING PRINTS AVAILABLE FOR OTHER COPIES OF ORIGINALS : Shelved as BANC PIC 19xx.198 v.4:18--PIC and 19xx.198 v.2:17--PIC. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator.