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Title
[Viscata wreck west of Fort Point]
Creator
Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916
Date Created and/or Issued
1868
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
2005-0644.
View of the British barque, "Viscata", on it's side along the beach outside San Francisco Bay near Fort Point. Shows Watkins' white-draped darkroom tent and supply wagon, camera set up at water's edge.
Restricted original.
Negative, no. 9,249 (4 x 5 in.).
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print mounted on linen : albumen ; image 15 1/2 x 20 1/2 in. on mount 16 1/8 x 21 in.
Identifier
(C)001386767CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-0048
Language
English
Subject
Sailing ships--California--San Franicsco
Shipwrecks--California--San Francisco
Photographic apparatus & supplies
San Francisco Bay (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Mammoth plates
Albumen prints
Place
California
San Franicsco
San Francisco
San Francisco Bay (Calif.)

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