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Title
[River bed mining scene with seven miners under a sluice network.]
Date Created and/or Issued
[1855-1858]
Publication Information
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Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
Collection
Cased photographs and related images from The Bancroft Library pictorial collections
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Description
Although not signed or attributed, general appearance and subject matter suggest that George Howard Johnson may be the photographer.
Workers, holding pick axes and shovels, stop to pose.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : daguerreotype ; half plate, visible image 8.3 x 11.3 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/28722/bk0000z0h54
BANC PIC 1983.157--CASE
brk00040132_8a.tif
Subject
Men
Miners
Diversion structures (Hydraulic engineering)
Mining districts
Tools