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Watkins Unnumbered View - Town of Bear Valley, Looking East
Image courtesy of: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles   (Accession Number 84.XM.171.45)
Photographers number:Unnumbered
Title:Town of Bear Valley, Looking East
Inscription:Verso mount, inscribed in pencil at bottom right edge: Bear Valley--East
Date Photographed: 1859-1860
Catalog:Carleton Watkins: The Complete Mammoth Photographs, cat. no. 7
Notes:CMP notes: CEW photo tent at right; note also that negative is a trapezoidal shape

Photographer:Carleton E Watkins   (Nov 11, 1829 — Jun 23, 1916;  Active approx. 1853 — 1896)
Publisher:Carleton Watkins
Format:Mammoth Plate
Medium:Salt
Image Size:13 716  x  16 12  in.  (34.1 x 41.9 cm)  —  Horizontal, Dome Top
Mount Size:19 716  x  23 916  in.  (49.4 x 59.8 cm)
Provenance to 1900:Trenor Park 1863/Park-McCullough House  (source: 1984/JPGM notes)

View this image in gallery:Las Mariposas Mining Estate, Mariposa County
Link to image source:http://www.getty.edu/art/collection/objects/55464/carleton-watkins-bear-valley-east-american-1860/
CarletonWatkins.org Image ID:1005549
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