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Arizona and Fort Mojave photographs [graphic].
BANC PIC 1905.16895--PIC; BANC PIC 1905.16895--A; BANC PIC 1905.16895
Collection Overview

Title:

Arizona and Fort Mojave photographs

Creator/Contributor:

King, Clarence, 1842-1901

Creator/Contributor:

Gardiner, James T. (James Terry), 1842-1912

Creator/Contributor:

Brinley, Charles A.

Creator/Contributor:

Whitney, J. D. (Josiah Dwight), 1819-1896

Creator/Contributor:

Geological Survey of California

Abstract:

Photographs of Arizona desert country made during the U.S. military exploration for roads under General McDowell, Clarence King, and James T. Gardiner. Includes views of Fort Mojave (Arizona), Mojave Indians, surveyors' camps, scenery of the Granite Moutains, the town of Prescott, and other Arizona locations.

Date:

1866 (issued)

Subject:

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Indians of North America -- Mojave Desert -- Photographs
Arizona -- Discovery and exploration -- Photographs
Fort Mojave (Ariz.) -- Pictorial works
Granite Mountain Wilderness (Ariz.) -- Pictorial works
Southwest (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration -- Pictorial works
Prescott (Ariz.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographers include Clarence King and apparently Charles A. Brinley and James T. Gardner.
Items are numbered 1-19, with near duplicates of several items.
Captions written on versos by J.D. Whitney.
Chiefly unmounted. 2 images mounted on cartes de visite mounts.
RESTRICTED ORIGINALS. USE VIEWING PRINTS ONLY: Viewing prints shelved as BANC PIC 1905.16895--PIC. Use of original prints only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
The survey of Mojave Desert regions was a continuation of Whitney's Geological Survey of California, but was funded and supported by the U.S. Army. cf Wilkins, Thurman, Clarence King: a biography, pp. 82-83.
Finding aid available.
From the photographic collection of Francis P. Farquhar.

Type:

graphic
Cartes de visite.
Albumen prints.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
26 photographic prints : albumen ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1905.16895--PIC
BANC PIC 1905.16895--A
BANC PIC 1905.16895

Origin:

United States

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED ORIGINALS. USE VIEWING PRINTS ONLY: Viewing prints shelved as BANC PIC 1905.16895--PIC. Use of original prints only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.