Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Watkins, Carleton E. Photographs of California scenes [graphic] : Yosemite mammoth plate views from the collection of J.J. O'Doran /
BANC PIC 19xx.198 v.6--ffALB
Collection Overview

Title:

Photographs of California scenes: Yosemite mammoth plate views from the collection of J.J. O'Doran

Creator/Contributor:

Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916, creator

Abstract:

1: General view of Yosemite Valley from Inspiration Point -- 2: Last View from Mariposa Trail -- 3: Outline of Cathedral Rocks, from the River at foot -- 4: Bridal Veil Falls from hillside -- 5: Cathedral Spires--full front view -- 6: Lower Cathedral Rock -- 7: Cathedral Rock and Spires, front view [tree] -- 8: Tutocanula 3600 feet. El Capitan. Yosemite -- 9: River view near Hutchings.

Date:

between 1864 and 1885 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Yosemite National Park (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

photographed by Carleton E. Watkins.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Forms part of the mammoth plate miscellany: Photographs of California scenes.
Many bear partially legible annotation in wax pencil on verso: Prented by [to?] S.J.A.A. and S. March 26, 1909.
RESTRICTED COLLECTION: Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator.
Source of acquisition unknown. Each mount stamped on verso: J.J. O'Doran... Staten Island, N.Y.

Type:

graphic
Mammoth plates.
Albumen prints.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
9 photographic prints : albumen.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 19xx.198 v.6--ffALB

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED COLLECTION: Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator.