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Title
[In Auburn Ravine, 1852]
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1852]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
Restricted original. Use viewing prints only, shelved in the Photograph File.
Use of original by permission of the Manager of the California History Room.
Description
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.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photograph : daguerreotype, quarter plate ; visible image 2 7/8 x 3 7/8.
Identifier
(C)001379048CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVV-2298
Subject
Gold mining--California--Auburn Ravine
Gold miners--California--Auburn Ravine
Women--Clothing & dress
Auburn Ravine (Calif.)--Photographs
Placer County (Calif.)--Photographs
Daguerreotypes
Portraits
Photographic prints
Place
California
Auburn Ravine
Auburn Ravine (Calif.)
Placer County (Calif.)

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