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Title
[Southern Pacific Railroad, The Loop, Tehachapi Pass] (2 views)
Creator
Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916
Date Created and/or Issued
[1876?]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
Restricted.
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.
View 1 (2010-0648). Side view. Watkins no. 1132 -- view 2 (2010-0649). View of Loop Tehachapi Pass on line of Southern Pacific Railroad, Mr. Geo. F. Gray Chief Engineer, Mr. W. Hood Chief Asst. Eng. Watkins no. 1133.
Also have negative: no. 9543 (70 mm) for 2010-0648 and no. 9544 (70 mm and 4 x 5 in.) for 2010-0649.
Construction completed by Southern Pacific Railroad in 1876.
Restricted.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
2 photographic prints mounted on linen : albumen ; 15 3/8 x 21 in. on mount 15 3/4 x 21 5/8 in. or smaller.
Identifier
(C)001455803CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Railroads--California--Tehachapi Pass
Passes (Landforms)--California
Mountains--California
Tehachapi Pass (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Mammoth plates
Albumen prints
Place
California
Tehachapi Pass
Tehachapi Pass (Calif.)

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