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Watkins #708 - Devil's Slide, Weber Canyon, Utah Territory
Image courtesy of: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles   (Accession Number 85.XM.11.18)
Photographers number:708
Title:Devil's Slide, Weber Canyon, Utah Territory
Inscription:Recto mount in pencil at bottom right edge: The Devils Slide [space] Utah
Date Photographed: 1873
Catalog:Carleton Watkins: The Complete Mammoth Photographs, cat. no. 889
Notes:CMP notes: Possibly CEW 708

Photographer:Carleton E Watkins   (Nov 11, 1829 — Jun 23, 1916;  Active approx. 1853 — 1896)
Publisher:Carleton Watkins
Format:Mammoth Plate
Image Size:20 12  x  15 38  in.  (52.1 x 39.1 cm)  —  Vertical, Rectangle
Mount Size:23 18  x  18 38  in.  (58.7 x 46.7 cm)
Provenance to 1900:Daniel Wolf  (source: 1985/JPGM notes)

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