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Stereoscopic views of mining in California [graphic].

Title
Stereoscopic views of mining in California [graphic].
Publication
1865?-1880?
Electronic Resource
Image(s) via NYPL Digital Gallery

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Description
  • 10 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w; 88x176mm.
  • 2 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w ;
Alternative Title
  • American Scenery. 649.
  • American views, Pacific Rail Road.
  • California.
  • Pacific Coast Views.
  • Pacific Coast. 880.
  • Views of American Scenery. 219.
  • Watkins' Pacific Coast.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
Note
  • Includes views by M. M. Hazeltine, J. J. Reilly, Carleton Watkins and other photographers and publishers.
  • One view is Carleton Watkins posing as a miner using a rocker to extract gold.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 89-F319
Title
Stereoscopic views of mining in California [graphic].
Imprint
1865?-1880?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Views of mining at unspecified California locations. Primarily views of hydraulic mining operations, includes views of huge hoses sluicing down hillsides, the pipes that supply the water, men using sluices and rockers to extract gold, group portrait of men posed on cars of mine railroad; views of devastated landscapes.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Added Author
Hazeltine, M. M. (Martin Mason), 1827-1903. Photographer
Pond, C. L. Photographer
Reilly, John James, 1839-1894. Photographer
Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912. Publisher
Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916. Photographer
Walker & Fargerstein, photographers.
Lawrence & Houseworth, photographers.
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
Pacific Coast. 880.
California.
American Scenery. 649.
American views, Pacific Rail Road.
Views of American Scenery. 219.
Watkins' Pacific Coast.
Pacific Coast Views.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 89-F319
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