Restricted original. Use of original by permission of the Manager of the California History Room.
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.
1 photographic print mounted on linen : albumen ; 15 1/2 x 20 1/2 in. on mount 16 1/4 x 21 in.
Laurel trees--California--San Mateo County Houses--California--San Mateo County Swings--California--San Mateo County Photographic prints Mammoth plates Albumen prints