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Title
[Sutter's Mill, Coloma, California]
Creator
Sloan, Blanding (active ca. 1931), artist
Date Created and/or Issued
1931-1931
Publication Information
Bancroft Library
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
Collection
Honeyman (Robert B., Jr.) - Collection of Early Californian and Western American Pictorial Material
Rights Information
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Description
Stone wall with "Sutter Mill" imbedded in it stands in shallow water of the American River. Miner with gold pan in his hand and pick over his shoulder in foreground surrounded by lush vegetation.
Handwritten title (LL). Signature (LR): Blanding Stone. Printed (LL, within image): Blanding Sloan, [19]31. Printed label (LC): Sutter Mill, Coloma, California, The spot where gold was discovered in California... Here dawned the first day of a golden epoch, Philip Johnston.
Type
image
Format
Print on paper: etching 31.7 x 40.7 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/tf7h4nb7fb
BANC PIC 1963.002:0922--B
Subject
California, Northern
Gold rushes
Miners
Mining
Sacramento (Calif.)