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Title
Bidwell's Bar, Butte County
Contributor
Mighels, Henry Rust, 1830-1879
Date Created and/or Issued
[1856]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Attributed to Henry Rust Mighels.
2007-0146.
Mining camp in Butte County; shows buildings in foreground, Feather River and hill behind.
Various photographic reprints of an oil painting of Bidwell's Bar. Views 1-2 copied by Wm. Lugg from original painting. View 3 taken by M.E. Phares in 1921 while original in possession of donor. View 4 is photostatic copy.
In 2007, Palmer Photographic made photographic copies of original oil painting for preservation. Project created four color 8x10 in. photograpic prints; four black & white 8x10 in. photographic prints.
Also have negatives: no. 293 (5x7 in.); no. 28,649 (8x10 in.) color transparency.
Also have negatives from Palmer project: no. 28,649 (4x5 in.) consisting of four b/w, four color, and four color transparencies.
Type
image
Format
Pictorial works.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
11 photographic prints : 8 x 10 in.
Identifier
VVW-0760
Language
English
Subject
Gold mining--California--Bidwell Bar
Buildings--California--Bidwell Bar
Bidwell's Bar (Calif.)--Pictorial works
Butte County (Calif.)--Pictorial works
Photographic prints
Landscape paintings
Oil paintings
Reproductions
Place
California
Bidwell Bar
Bidwell's Bar (Calif.)
Butte County (Calif.)

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