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California State Geological Survey photographs from the Francis P. Farquhar papers [graphic]
BANC PIC 1967.038--A
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Title:

California State Geological Survey photographs from the Francis P. Farquhar papers

Creator/Contributor:

Geological Survey of California, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Harris, W., (Photographer)

Abstract:

Primarily Sierra Nevada landscapes in the Yosemite region, some with survey team members. Includes several Hetch Hetchy views. Three of the views present here are among the four views attributed to Harris published in The Yosemite Book (Plates 26-28). Also present are three views of flumes, one of "Crockers" [Crocker's Station, at Bronson, Tuolumne County?] and one of San Francisco's Montgomery Street.

Date:

1867 (issued)

Subject:

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Geological Survey of California -- Pictorial works
Crocker's Station (Bronson, Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Flumes -- Photographs
West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration -- Pictorial works
Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) -- Pictorial works
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Yosemite National Park (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Hetch Hetchy Valley (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Photographs taken by W. Harris. (cf. Geological Survey of California, The Yosemite Book, p. 13)
Photographic prints are unmounted.
RESTRICTED ORIGINALS. USE VIEWING PRINTS ONLY: Shelved as BANC PIC 1967.038--PIC: Use of only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.
Additional Geological Survey of California photographs and drawings from the Francis P. Farquhar collection are present in: BANC PIC 1954.007-.008.
The expedition of 1867, under the direction of Hoffman, completed the survey begun in 1866 to map the High Sierra region near Yosemite Valley. Four views attributed to W. Harris, and 24 views by C.E. Watkins from the 1866 season, were published by the Geological Survey of California in The Yosemite Book (1868).
Transferred from the Francis P. Farquhar papers (BANC MSS C-B 517)

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
33 photographic prints : albumen ; 17 x 22 cm. and smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1967.038--A

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED ORIGINALS. USE VIEWING PRINTS ONLY: Shelved as BANC PIC 1967.038--PIC: Use of only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.

Related Item:

Francis P. Farquhar papers : Farquhar, Francis P. (Francis Peloubet), : 1887-1974