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Title
A Grub Stake Prospector on the Mojave Desert, not far from Death Valley, California, 1889
Creator
Monsen, Frederick, 1865-1929
Date Created and/or Issued
1889
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
A man walking in the desert alongside a burro loaded with camp supplies.
Title transcribed from item. Signed on mount: "Frederick Monsen." Monsen's typed label on back says: "A Grub Stake Prospector on the Mojave Desert, not far from Death Valley, California. Photo made in 1889."
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : black and white print ; 34 x 47.5 cm
Identifier
photCL 312
414570
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/7199
Subject
Gold miners--West (U.S.)
Frontier and pioneer life--California
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Mojave Desert.
California.
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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