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Image courtesy of: Online Archive of California   (Accession Number 1905.17175:78)
Photographers number:620
Title:Nugget of Gold 201 40/100 Ounces, Spanish Dry Diggings, El Dorado County
Inscription:Recto mount on pasted paper label, centered below image: Nugget of Gold 201 40/100 ounces--Spanish Dry Diggings, El Dorado Co[unty], Cal[ifornia] / No. 620 Watkins’ New Series, San Francisco
Date Photographed: 1866-1872
Catalog:Carleton Watkins: The Complete Mammoth Photographs, cat. no. 69
Notes:CMP notes: Exhibited at 1867 Paris Expo. See notes on this photograph by Robert J. Chandler, Wells Fargo (in CHL's files). This nugget exhibited at 1867 Paris Universal Expo. CEW photos exhibited there, as well.

Photographer:Carleton E Watkins   (Nov 11, 1829 — Jun 23, 1916;  Active approx. 1853 — 1896)
Publisher:Carleton Watkins
Format:Mammoth Plate
Image Size:14 1116  x  19 34  in.  (37.3 x 50.2 cm)  —  Horizontal, Rectangle
Mount Size:22  x  28   in.  (55.9 x 71.1 cm)
Provenance to 1900:Phoebe A. Hearst  (source: 1909/BL Hearst files)

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Link to image source: Image ID:1005611
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