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Vistas fotograficas Batopilas, Mexico [graphic]
BANC PIC 1997.026--fALB; BANC PIC 1997.026--fALB
Collection Overview

Title:

Vistas fotograficas Batopilas, Mexico

Creator/Contributor:

Musy, Luis, d. 1913, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Shepherd, Alexander Robey, 1835-1902

Creator/Contributor:

Romero, Matías, 1837-1898

Abstract:

Photographs relating to silver mining near the village of Batopilas, Chihuahua State, Mexico. Included are views of Batopilas, the haciendas of San Miquel and Camuchin, various named mines, an ore yard, mine railcars, mill and retorting furnaces, a tunnel, an aqueduct, and a dam under construction. The final image is a portrait of an unidentified man.

Date:

ca. 188- (issued)

Subject:

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Aqueducts -- Mexico -- Batopilas -- Photographs
Dams -- Mexico -- Batopilas -- Photographs
Haciendas -- Mexico -- Batopilas -- Photographs
Furnaces -- Photographs
Mines and mineral resources -- Mexico -- Batopilas -- Photographs
Tunnels -- Mexico -- Batopilas -- Photographs
Silver mines and mining -- Mexico -- Batopilas -- Photographs
Batopilas (Mexico) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Gilt-lettered title on album's cover.
Photographs by Luis Musy.
Album contained in a presentation box.
Photographs captioned in English.
A similar presentation album is held by the Center for Southwest Research, University of New Mexico.
Gilt-lettered on cover: De parte de Alexander R. Shepherd; A.S.E. Sr. Don Romero Matías, Ministro Plenipotenciaro y Enviado Extraordinario Mexico en Washington.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (20 photographic prints and 2 maps) : albumen ; album 29 x 38 cm.

Language:

Spanish

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1997.026--fALB
BANC PIC 1997.026--fALB

Origin:

Mexico