Restricted original. Use viewing prints only, shelved in the Photograph File. Use of original by permission of the Manager of the California History Room.
DAG-0101 DAGUERREOTYPE-V: MINES & MINING: GOLD: SCENES FROM DAGUERREOTYPES #2: IN AUBURN RAVINE, 1852. Attributed to Joseph B. Starkweather. Image package: Plate, cover glass, preserver. Preserver: decorative. Case: leather (hinge broken); 4 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. Motif: geometric, Pad: embossed red velvet. Restricted original. Use viewing prints only, shelved in the Photograph File. View of three men and one woman standing at sluice box on a creek; woman holding a picnic basket; men holding shovels; picks, mining pans, and wooden buckets in front of the sluice box. Copy prints available for viewing filed in the Photograph File under "Mines & Mining: Gold: Scenes from Daguerreotypes #2: In Auburn Ravine, 1852". Accession #'s 1994-318 through 1994-323; 2000-0075 through 2000-0081. Negatives, No.911 (4x5 and 8x10 in.) B/W; No. 26,268a-i (4x5 in.) B/W, color, and color transparencies.