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Title
Hydraulic Mining, at Gold Run, Placer County. # 61
Creator
Hart, Alfred A., 1816-1908
Contributor
Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1874]
Publication Information
San Francisco : Watkins
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Attributed to Hart, negatives purchased from Hart by C.E. Watkins.
STEREO-1569
STEREO COLLECTION: MINES & MINING: WATKINS: # 61
Orange mount; pink verso.
Copy 1 (stereo-1569). "Watkins' Pacific Railroad"-on front -- Copy 2 (stereo-1570). "Watkins Central Pacific R.R."-on front.
2 copies of view of hydraulic mining at Gold Run in Placer County. View is looking down on three men holding nozzles spraying water onto cliff.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print on stereo card : stereograph ; 3 1/2 x 7 in.
Identifier
(C)001388697CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-2004
Subject
Central Pacific Railroad Company--Photographs
Gold mining--California--Placer County
Hydraulic mining--California--Placer County
Placer County (Calif.)--Photographs
Stereographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
Placer County
Placer County (Calif.)

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