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Title
[Laurel tree], no. 302
Creator
Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916
Date Created and/or Issued
[between 1865 and 1872]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
Restricted original.
Use of original by permission of the Manager of the California History Room.
Description
Attributed to Carleton Watkins - reasonably certain Library's collection of mammoth prints printed from negatives by Watkins.
Large tree with chair/swing hanging from branch, house in background.
2010-0655.
Also have negative: no. 9551 (70 mm).
Restricted original.
Located on Rancho San Mateo, owned by William Davis Merry Howard in 1850's. Rancho land eventually included in towns of San Mateo, Hillsborough and Burlingame.
Type
image
Format
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print mounted on linen : albumen ; 15 1/2 x 20 1/2 in. on mount 16 1/4 x 21 in.
Identifier
(C)001455965CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Laurel trees--California--San Mateo County
Houses--California--San Mateo County
Swings--California--San Mateo County
Photographic prints
Mammoth plates
Albumen prints
Place
California
San Mateo County

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