[Photographer’s Number 853, as listed in the Catalogue of 1873]. 1 photographic print: stereograph, albumen ; 9 x 18 cm. Stereographs of the West from The Bancroft Library Pictorial Collection, BANC PIC 1995.008—STER, Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
[title was a handwritten caption, but could not have been taken before 1855 if the photographer was Muybridge].
Creator/Contributor: Attributed to Eadweard J. Muybridge
Publisher: Bradley & Rulofson
Location: San FranciscoImage with Details
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