California State Library > California History Section Picture Catalog > [Carson River, up the river, Merrimac Mill, Nevada], no. 1042

Image / [Carson River, up the river, Merrimac Mill, Nevada], no. 1042

Have a question about this item?

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
[Carson River, up the river, Merrimac Mill, Nevada], no. 1042
Creator
Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916
Date Created and/or Issued
[1876]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
Restricted original.
Use of original by permission of the Manager of the California History Room.
Description
Attributed to Carleton Watkins - reasonably certain Library's collection of mammoth prints printed from negatives by Watkins.
Mill buildings beside Carson River.
2010-0568.
Also have negative: 9589 (70 mm).
Restricted original.
One of five largest mills in Carson River Canyon, east of Empire City in Ormsby County.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print mounted on linen : albumen ; 15 1/8 x 20 1/2 in. on mount 16 5/8 x 22 1/4 in.
Identifier
(C)001454225CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Rivers--Nevada
Silver mining--Nevada--Ormsby County
Mills--Nevada--Ormsby County
Ormsby County (Nev.)--Photographs
Carson River (Nev.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Mammoth plates
Albumen prints
Place
Nevada
Ormsby County
Ormsby County (Nev.)
Carson River (Nev.)

Explore related content on Calisphere: