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Watkins #117 - New Almaden Quicksilver Mines, General View
Image courtesy of: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles   (Accession Number 85.XM.11.9)
Photographers number:117
Title:New Almaden Quicksilver Mines, General View
Inscription:Recto mount in pencil by CEW: New Almaden and signed l.r. in ink
Date Photographed: 1863
Catalog:Carleton Watkins: The Complete Mammoth Photographs, cat. no. 73
Notes:CMP notes: CEW number from CSL print (verso). Billings print signed and inscribed by CEW, General View of the New Almaden mines/No. 2

Photographer:Carleton E Watkins   (Nov 11, 1829 — Jun 23, 1916;  Active approx. 1853 — 1896)
Publisher:Carleton Watkins
Format:Mammoth Plate
Image Size:15  x  20 18  in.  (38.1 x 51.1 cm)  —  Horizontal, Dome Top
Provenance to 1900:Daniel Wolf  (source: 1985/JPGM cat notes)

View this image in gallery:New Almaden Mine, Santa Clara County
Link to image source: Image ID:1005615
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