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Views of Nortonville, Contra Costa Co., Calif. [graphic]
BANC PIC 1905.08037-.08046--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Views of Nortonville, Contra Costa Co., Calif

Creator/Contributor:

Sutterley & Dart

Abstract:

Photos show various buildings and scenes in Nortonville: a department store, the grammar school, the village choir in front of Granny Norton's house, the Black Diamond Exchange hotel and boarding house, a mine hoist, Main Street showing shops, a May Day picnic with coal mine features visible in the background, and other boarding houses and buildings. Groups of townspeople appear in many views.

Date:

ca. 1880-ca. 1890 (issued)

Subject:

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Mines and mineral resources -- California -- Contra Costa County -- Photographs
Coal mines and mining -- California -- Contra Costa County -- Photographs
Nortonville (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Black Diamond Mines (Contra Costa County, Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
One view photographed by Sutterley & Dart (Pacheco). Others unidentified.
Captioned in manuscript.
Includes some copy photoprints.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
10 photographic prints : chiefly albumen ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1905.08037-.08046--PIC

Origin:

California