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Watkins #156 - Prospect Hill Cut, 150 feet deep, 74 feet wide
Image courtesy of: Library of Congress
Photographers number:156
Title:Prospect Hill Cut, 150 feet deep, 74 feet wide
Notes:A.A. Hart mount

Photographer:Alfred A Hart   (Mar 28, 1816 — Mar 5, 1908;  Active approx. 1862 — 1869)
Publisher:Alfred A Hart

View this image in gallery:High Sierra and Sacramento Image ID:1004846
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