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Title
Apiary at Sierra Madre Villa, San Gabriel
Creator
Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916
Date Created and/or Issued
approximately 1877-approximately 1880
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Close view of rows of hive boxes set up at the bottom of a hillside related to the beekeeping business of the Sierra Madre Villa hotel in San Gabriel (now Sierra Madre, California). An older man stands to the lower right of frame, with the San Gabriel Mountains in the background.
Title transcribed from photo-mount. Date devised by cataloger; Watkins made two trips to Southern California, in 1877 and 1880. Watkins New Series stereo #4394.
Type
Image
Extent
1 photograph : albumen print ; mount 9 x 18 cm (stereograph format)
Identifier
photST Watkins
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/14313
Subject
Apiaries--California--Sierra Madre
Beehives--California--Sierra Madre
San Gabriel Mountains
Stereographs. (aat)
Place
Sierra Madre (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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