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Image courtesy of: Online Archive of California   (Accession Number 1957.026:19)
Photographers number:168
Title:Ruins of the Big River Mill, City of Mendocino
Inscription:Recto mount: In pencil (gone over in India ink) by CEW’s hand, l.r. mount, The Ruins--[no. illeg.], and signed in sepia ink l.r.
Date Photographed: 1863
Catalog:Carleton Watkins: The Complete Mammoth Photographs, cat. no. 397
Notes:CMP notes: Note six men posed in center of ruins. Compare to BL#15, from exact same viewpoint, after the fire

Photographer:Carleton E Watkins   (Nov 11, 1829 — Jun 23, 1916;  Active approx. 1853 — 1896)
Publisher:Carleton Watkins
Format:Mammoth Plate
Medium:Albumen
Image Size:15 58  x  20 516  in.  (39.7 x 51.6 cm)  —  Horizontal, Dome Top
Mount Size:20 78  x  26 78  in.  (53 x 68.3 cm)
Provenance to 1900:Jerome B. Ford/Mrs. Lewis Pierce (granddaughter)  (source: 1957/verso bookplate)

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Link to image source:http://oac.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/tf300009bg/?brand=oac4
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