http://www.carletonwatkins.org/index.php close window
Watkins #513 - Humbug and Virgin Valleys, Looking South toward the Mouth of Humbug Canyon, Nevada County (B)
Image courtesy of: California State Library   (Accession Number 248/40)
Photographers number:513
Title:Humbug and Virgin Valleys, Looking South toward the Mouth of Humbug Canyon, Nevada County (B)
Date Photographed: circa 1871
Catalog:Carleton Watkins: The Complete Mammoth Photographs, cat. no. 1079
Notes:CMP notes: Part two of a two-part panorama.

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 12  in.  (39.7 x 52.1 cm)  —  Horizontal, Rectangle
Mount Size:16 1516  x  21 78  in.  (43 x 55.6 cm)

View this image in gallery:Nevada County, California
CarletonWatkins.org Image ID:1006627
Tags:
The contents of CarletonWatkins.org website are subject to Conditions of Use — Copyright © 2003-2017 Carletonwatkins.org

    Instructions:

  1. Tag Selection Box - Type in the Tag Selection Box to choose from a dropdown-list of tags. Add as many tags as needed. Click 'Save Tag Selections' when done.
  2. Suggested Tags - Click on any Suggested Tag to conveniently add to the Tag Selection Box.
  3. Create Tag - Create a new tag if a tag cannot be found in the Tag Selection Box dropdown-list.
Suggested tags from images with similar titles (click to add)
NumberSimilar Title
512Humbug and Virgin Valleys,Looking Southeast, Nevada County (A)
511Aqueduct Pipes Crossing Humbug Canyon to Malakoff Diggings, near North Bloomfield, Nevada County
1401Canyon of the South Yuba River with Blue Tent Mining Ditches, Nevada County
3398Miner's Tunnel, Humbug Canon, Nevada County, Cal.
1423Malakoff Diggings, Mouth of Tunnel, near North Bloomfield, Nevada County
1812Aqueduct Pipes Crossing Humbug Cañon, North Bloomfield Gravel Mining Co., Nevada Co.
1055The "Land" Mining Company, Seven-Mile Canyon, Storey County, Nevada
1041Merimac Mills, Looking East, Lyon County, Nevada
1058Pacific Mining Company, Six-Mile Canyon, Storey County, Nevada
505Big Canon Fork of South Yuba River, Nevada County
| | | | | | | | |
Create a New Tag
  • Before creating a new tag check for a similar or equivalent tag.
  • Avoid long tag names. Use a single word or as few words as possible.
  • Don't use abbreviations or contractions.
  • In general tags should be singular rather than plural (tree, not trees, etc.).
  • Spell out street numbers (First Street rather than 1st Street).
  • If the text of a tag needs to be edited after it's created send an email request to information@carletonwatkins.org.