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Image courtesy of: Online Archive of California   (Accession Number 1957.026:21)
Photographers number:169
Title:Entrance to Big River Harbor from above the Mill, City of Mendocino
Inscription:Recto mount: In pencil (gone over in India ink) by CEW’s hand, l.r. mount, Bay View from above mill--[no. illeg.], and signed in sepia ink l.r.
Date Photographed: 1863
Catalog:Carleton Watkins: The Complete Mammoth Photographs, cat. no. 398
Notes:CMP notes: Viewpoint from highest cottage on right edge (see BL#20); ferry in mid-stream. Incline visible at center right (BL#16).

Photographer:Carleton E Watkins   (Nov 11, 1829 — Jun 23, 1916;  Active approx. 1853 — 1896)
Publisher:Carleton Watkins
Format:Mammoth Plate
Image Size:15 116  x  20 716  in.  (38.3 x 51.9 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)

View this image in gallery:Mendocino County
Link to image source: Image ID:1005940
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