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Title
Blue Canyon embankment - 75 feet high, 159
Creator
Hart, Alfred A., 1816-1908
Date Created and/or Issued
1863-1869
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Yellow mount, yellow back.
Shows special mail/baggage inspection card and observation car, remains of wood hydraulic mining flue and buildings at top of embankment. "Scenes in the Sierra Nevada Mountains for the stereoscope and album" -- verso. "Central Pacific Railraod, California" -- front.
Stereo-5739.
Mead Kibbey;
Type
image
Format
Unmediated
Sheet
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print : stereograph ; 3 1/4 x 6 3/4 in.
Identifier
(C)001605341CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Central Pacific Railroad Company--Photographs
Railroads--California--Placer County
Embankments--California--Placer County
Flumes
Placer County (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Stereographs
Place
California
Placer County
Placer County (Calif.)

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