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Image courtesy of: Online Archive of California   (Accession Number 578:13-1306n)
Photographers number:168
Title:Santa Cruz from the Area of the San Lorenzo river
Inscription:Recto mount on pasted paper label, centered below image: Santa Cruz and Bay, From the San Lorenzo / 168____Watkins, Photographer, San Francisco
Date Photographed: 1882-1886
Catalog:Carleton Watkins: The Complete Mammoth Photographs, cat. no. 744

Photographer:Carleton E Watkins   (Nov 11, 1829 — Jun 23, 1916;  Active approx. 1853 — 1896)
Publisher:Carleton Watkins
Format:Mammoth Plate
Image Size:15 18  x  21 316  in.  (38.4 x 53.8 cm)  —  Horizontal, Rectangle
Mount Size:22  x  28   in.  (55.9 x 71.1 cm)
Provenance to 1900:Phoebe A. Hearst  (source: 1904/Hearst files)

View this image in gallery:Monterey and Santa Cruz Counties
Link to image source: Image ID:1006289
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