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DAC Collection Artist Information

Carleton E. Watkins

American photographer

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Watkins photographed the Yosemite Valley and the Columbia River in Oregon and Utah from 1861 to 1874. American photographer of the American West.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500002731.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Carleton E. Watkins:

Carleton E. Watkins The Domes, Yosemite, California, ca. 1861-1865 Albumen print
Carleton E. Watkins Vernal Fall, 300 Feet, Yosemite, California, ca. 1861-1867 Albumen print
Carleton E. Watkins Yosemite Valley, California, ca. 1861 (printed late 20th century) Gelatin silver print
Carleton E. Watkins, printed by Isaiah West Taber Glacier Point, 3,257 feet, Yosemite, California, ca. 1868-1870 (printed after 1874) Albumen print from collodion wet-plate mammoth negative
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