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The Resource Carleton E. Watkins, photographer of the American West, Peter E. Palmquist ; foreword by Martha A. Sandweiss

Carleton E. Watkins, photographer of the American West, Peter E. Palmquist ; foreword by Martha A. Sandweiss

Label
Carleton E. Watkins, photographer of the American West
Title
Carleton E. Watkins, photographer of the American West
Statement of responsibility
Peter E. Palmquist ; foreword by Martha A. Sandweiss
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Works of the nineteenth century photographer who focused mainly on landscape photos, and Yosemite was a favorite subject of his. His photos of the valley significantly influenced the United States Congress' decision to preserve it as a National Park
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
779/.9978
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TR647
LC item number
.W37 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
Label
Carleton E. Watkins, photographer of the American West, Peter E. Palmquist ; foreword by Martha A. Sandweiss
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Catalog of a traveling exhibition sponsored by the Amon Carter Museum, April 1, 1983 through February 19, 1984
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-227) and index
Contents
Foreword -- Carleton E. Watkins : photographer of the American West -- Plates -- Chronology -- Appendix 1: Collections of Watkins materials -- Appendix 2: Albums and folios of Watkins photographs -- Appendix 3: Books and periodicals illustrated with Watkins photographs
Control code
9197151
Dimensions
24 x 32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 234 p.
Isbn
9780826306593
Lccn
82024824 //r923
Note
Library's copy 1 (Wittliff Gallery): Purchased, 1997. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Carleton E. Watkins, photographer of the American West, Peter E. Palmquist ; foreword by Martha A. Sandweiss
Publication
Note
Catalog of a traveling exhibition sponsored by the Amon Carter Museum, April 1, 1983 through February 19, 1984
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-227) and index
Contents
Foreword -- Carleton E. Watkins : photographer of the American West -- Plates -- Chronology -- Appendix 1: Collections of Watkins materials -- Appendix 2: Albums and folios of Watkins photographs -- Appendix 3: Books and periodicals illustrated with Watkins photographs
Control code
9197151
Dimensions
24 x 32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 234 p.
Isbn
9780826306593
Lccn
82024824 //r923
Note
Library's copy 1 (Wittliff Gallery): Purchased, 1997. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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