Authors/Contributors

Amy S. Doherty

Document Type

Article

Date

Winter 1978

Embargo Period

2-17-2011

Keywords

photography, Carleton E. Watkins, Collis P. Huntington, daguerreotype, Clarence King

Language

English

Disciplines

American Studies | History of Art, Architecture, and Archaeology

Description/Abstract

This article chronicles the life of Carleton E. Watkins, who was active during the dawn of photography in the nineteenth century. He photographed Yosemite Valley, the sequoias, and other scenery of California. Includes prints of Watkins, which are taken from the Syracuse University Watkins album.

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