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Watkins, Carleton E. Photographs of California scenes [graphic] : a mammoth plate miscellany /
BANC PIC 19xx.198--ffALB v.1; BANC PIC 19xx.198--ffALB v.2; BANC PIC 19xx.198--ffALB v.3; BANC PIC 19xx.198--ffALB v.4--ffALB; ...
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Title:

Photographs of California scenes: a mammoth plate miscellany

Creator/Contributor:

Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916, creator

Abstract:

Chiefly Yosemite views. Also includes San Francisco and vicinity and several California missions.

Date:

ca. 1861-ca. 1880? (issued)

Subject:

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California -- Pictorial works
Yosemite Valley (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Unknown place

Note:

by Carleton E. Watkins.
Includes 2 or more photographs attributed to Charles L. Weed: "The Fallen tree Hercules" and "The Sentinals...Calaveras Grove."
Box 3 (labelled "Volume 3") contains 5 modern copy prints (numbered 12-16) for which originals are not held by the library.
"Volume" designations refer to boxes. It is not apparent whether any of these boxed items were ever bound in volumes. Each volume cataloged separately.
RESTRICTED ORIGINALS. USE VIEWING PRINTS ONLY: Shelved as BANC PIC 19xx.198--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.
Finding aid available.

Type:

graphic
Albumen prints.
Mammoth plates.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
98 mounted photographic prints (in 7 boxes) : albumen ; 46 x 54 cm.- 51 x 60 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 19xx.198--ffALB v.1
BANC PIC 19xx.198--ffALB v.2
BANC PIC 19xx.198--ffALB v.3
BANC PIC 19xx.198--ffALB v.4--ffALB
BANC PIC 19xx.198--ffALB v.5
BANC PIC 19xx.198--ffALB v.6
BANC PIC 19xx.198--ffALB v.7
BANC PIC 19xx.198--ffALB

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED ORIGINALS. USE VIEWING PRINTS ONLY: Shelved as BANC PIC 19xx.198--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.