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Stereoscopic general views of San Francisco

Title
Stereoscopic general views of San Francisco [graphic] / by Carleton E. Watkins, and I. W. Taber.
Author
Watkins, Carleton E. (Carleton Emmon), 1829-1916
Publication
San Francisco : 1862?-1876?

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Additional Authors
  • Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912.
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Description
20 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w; 88x176mm. or smaller.
Alternative Title
  • San Francisco. 344, 507
  • Watkins' Pacific Coast. 555, 701, 706.
  • C.E. Watkins. Pacific Coast. 706.
  • Watkins' New Series. 3630, 3632, 3634, 3641-3644, 3726, 3730.
  • Pacific Coast Views. 2432, 2467.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Cityscapes.
  • Stereographs.
  • Photoprints.
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Artists' signatures.
Note
  • View published by Taber probably from a negative made by Watkins.
  • Some views are signed by Watkins, and have hand written labels.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 89-F400
Author
Watkins, Carleton E. (Carleton Emmon), 1829-1916, photographer.
Title
Stereoscopic general views of San Francisco [graphic] / by Carleton E. Watkins, and I. W. Taber.
Imprint
San Francisco : 1862?-1876?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
General views of San Francisco; includes street and harbor scenes; views of homes, including gardens; buisnesses, churches; the bay, Alcatraz Island ships moored alon g the waterfront and steamboats plying the watres of the bay. Some views made from the homes of Bishop Kip, and Charles Crocker and the grounds of Leland Stanford's home. One view is taken on July 4th 1862, many American flags flying above businesses.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Added Author
Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912. Publisher
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
San Francisco. 344, 507
Watkins' Pacific Coast. 555, 701, 706.
C.E. Watkins. Pacific Coast. 706.
Watkins' New Series. 3630, 3632, 3634, 3641-3644, 3726, 3730.
Pacific Coast Views. 2432, 2467.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 89-F400
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