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Views of California towns from the Gold Rush era [graphic].
BANC PIC 19xx.072-.074--CASE .072; BANC PIC 19xx.072-.074--CASE .073; BANC PIC 19xx.072-.074--CASE .074; BANC PIC 19xx.072-.074--CASE
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Title:

Views of California towns from the Gold Rush era

Abstract:

No.72: a town in the Calif. gold country which includes a sign for Robinson & Co., beleived to be the business of Henry Robinson -- no.73: wagons and teams in front of a building with signs "Smith's Exchange" and "Natoma Valley". -- no.74: "Mormon Island," town view among hills. -- no.74a print of same view of Mormon Island. -- no.74b photographic copy of the same view as printed on a pictorial lettersheet. -- no.74c photocopy of original lettersheet and text of letter, dated Nov. 2, 1857.

Date:

ca. 1850-ca. 1855 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Robinson and Co. -- Pictorial works
Cities and towns -- California -- Photographs
Gold mines and mining -- California -- Photographs
Mining districts -- California -- Photographs
Mormon Island (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Marysville (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Natoma Valley (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographers unknown.
View of Mormon Island accompanied by prints of the same view, two of which are copies of a lettersheet.
RESTRICTED ORIGINALS. USE VIEWING PRINTS of DIGITAL FACSIMILES ONLY: Shelved as BANC PIC 1972.072-.074c--PIC. : Use of originals only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.

Type:

graphic
Pictorial lettersheets.
Daguerreotypes.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
3 photographs : daguerreotype ; 1/4 and 1/2 plate.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 19xx.072-.074--CASE .072
BANC PIC 19xx.072-.074--CASE .073
BANC PIC 19xx.072-.074--CASE .074
BANC PIC 19xx.072-.074--CASE

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED ORIGINALS. USE VIEWING PRINTS of DIGITAL FACSIMILES ONLY: Shelved as BANC PIC 1972.072-.074c--PIC. : Use of originals only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.