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Finding Aid to the Photographs of Yosemite, San Francisco, Oregon, Peru, and Other Locations circa 1867-1868
BANC PIC 1905.17137--PIC  
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[Yosemite]. [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] [View up valley from Mariposa Trail.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:001--PIC

 

A View from the Mariposa Trail. / Tis-sa-ack, Tu-toch-ah-nu-lah, Loya, Hohono. [From printed label]. [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:002--PIC

 

[Yosemite]. Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:003--PIC

 

POHONE, (Spirit of the Evil Wind). Bridal Vail, [sic.] 940 feet fall. [From printed label.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:004--PIC

 

YO-WI-YE. Nevada, 700 feet fall. [From printed label.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:005--PIC

 

LOYA, (Sentinel Rock). 3,270 feet above Valley. [From printed label.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:006--PIC

 

TO-COY-AE, (Shade to Indian Baby Basket). North Dome, 3,725 feet above Valley. [From printed label.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:007--PIC

 

[Yosemite. Merced River toward El. Capitan.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:008--PIC

 

TU-TOCH-AH-NU-LAH, (Great Chief of the Valley). The Captain, 3,500 feet above Valley. [From printed label.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] [View up the Valley.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:009--PIC

 

[Valley from Half Dome.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:010--PIC

 

Scene on the Merced River, (Looking up the Valley). To-coy-ae, Hunto, Tis-sa-ack. [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:011--PIC

 

KEE-KOO-TOO-YEM (Water Asleep), Mirror Lake. [From printed label. Lower part of Helios is cut away.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:012--PIC

Creator: Muybridge, Eadweard
 

[Another reflection in lake.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:013--PIC

Creator: Muybridge, Eadweard
 

MOUNT KAH-CHOO-MAH, WILD CAT ROCK). [From printed label.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:014--PIC

 

TU-TOCH-AH-NU-LAH, (Great Chief of the Valley). The Captain, 3,500 feet above Valley. [From printed label.] [Signed Heli [sic], lower right in negative.] [View down the Valley.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:015--PIC

 

[Figure under overhang by waterfall. [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] [Cave beneath upper Yosemite Falls.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:016--PIC

 

POM-POM-PA-SUS, (Mountains playing Leap Frog). Three Brothers, 4,300 feet above Valley. [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:017--PIC

 

PI-WY-ACK, (Cataract of Diamonds). VERNAL, 350 feet fall. [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:018--PIC

 

THE VALLEY FROM POHONO MEAD. [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:019--PIC

 

[From Mirrir Lake looking up the Valley.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:020--PIC

 

POO-SEE-NAH-CHUCK-KA, (Large Acorn Cache). Cathedral Rocks, 2,600 feet above Valley. [From printed label.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:021--PIC

 

[View down stream.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:022--PIC

 

[Cataract below Bridal Veil Falls.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:023--PIC

 

[Nevada Falls and the Domes.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:024--PIC

 

LOYA, (Sentinel Rock). 3,270 feet above Valley. [From printed label.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:025--PIC

 

TIS-SA-ACK, (Goddess of the Valley), Semi-Dome, 4,750 feet above Valley. [From printed label.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:026--PIC

 

The Upper Yo-Semite Fall, 1600 feet fall. [From printed label.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:027--PIC

 

[View from heights opposite toward Sentinel Rock.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:028--PIC

 

YO-SEM-I-TE FALLS, (Large Grizzly Bear). 2,700 feet fall, viz: Upper fall, 1,600; cataracts and small falls, 700; lower fall, 400 feet. [From printed label.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:029--PIC

 

[Base of Yosemite Falls toward Three Brothers.] [Signed Helios, lower right in Negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:030--PIC

 

YO-SEM-I-TE FALLS, (Large Grizzly Bear),... [From printed label, same as no. 29 above.] [View from across Valley.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:031--PIC

 

[Merced River.] [Signed Helios lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:032--PIC

 

LOYA, (Sentinel Rock). 3,270 feet above Valley. [From printed label.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative. No. 36 is a vignetted print of the same negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:033--PIC

 

YO-SEM-I-TE FALLS, (Large Grizzly Bear),... [From printed label, same as no. 29 above.] [View from across Valley.] [Signed Helios, lower right in negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:034--PIC

 

[Hutching's Hotel and Bridge.] [Signed Helios, lower right of negative.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:035--PIC

 

[Sentinel Rock] [Same negative as item 33 above, but vignetted on large paper. Signature at lower right in negative is cropped out.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:036--PIC

 

[Sentinel Rock] [Same negative as item 25 above, but vignetted on large paper. Signature at lower right in negative is cropped out.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:037--PIC

 

View from the Mariposa Trail. BANC PIC 1905.17137:038--PIC

 

The Nevada and Vernal Falls. BANC PIC 1905.17137:039--PIC

 

The Lyell Group. BANC PIC 1905.17137:040--PIC

 

North Dome. BANC PIC 1905.17137:041--PIC

 

The Half Dome [Note that Muybridge refers to this as Semi-Dome in label to no. 26.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:042--PIC

 

The Bridal Veil. BANC PIC 1905.17137:043--PIC

 

Cathedral Rocks. BANC PIC 1905.17137:044--PIC

 

Cathedral Rocks. BANC PIC 1905.17137:045--PIC

 

River Scene in the Valley. BANC PIC 1905.17137:046--PIC

 

TWO SENTINELS. 312 ft. high, 69 ft. in circumference. [Mariposa Grove.] [From printed label. Signed and numbered in the negative: Helios 307.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:047--PIC

 

Mammoth Tree Grove, Calaveras County, California. ABRAHAM LINCOLN 320 ft. high, 54 ft. in circumference. [From printed label. Signed and numbered in negative: Helios 301, 304, or 308.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:048--PIC

 

Mammoth Tree Grove, Calaveras County, California. THE MOTHER OF THE FOREST Stripped of its bark, 327 ft. high, 78 ft. in circumference. [From printed label. Signed and numbered in the negative: Helios 303.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:049--PIC

 

Mammoth Tree Grove, Calaveras County, California. THE FATHER OF THE FOREST. Estimated to have been 450 feet high, 120 feet in circumference. [From printed label. Signed in negative: Helios.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:050--PIC

 

Mammoth Tree Grove, Calaveras County, California. THE SALEM WITCH GROUP. Average 300 feet high, 65 feet in circumference. [From printed label. Signed in negative: Helios, lower right, obscure.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:051--PIC

 

Mariposa Grove. BANC PIC 1905.17137:052--PIC

 

Galen's Hospice. [Log cabin of Galen Clark.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:053--PIC

 

San Francisco. Bird's Eye View. Published 1863 by Robinson & Snow. [Copy photograph of lithographic city view. Photographer unknown. Pencil notation: 225.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:054--PIC

 

[San Francisco synagogue: Temple Emanu-El. Looking north from Union Square.] [Half stereograph. Photographer unknown.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:055--PIC

 

[Russian Hill with Alcatraz and Angel Islands in background.] [Half stereograph. Photographer unknown. Pencil notation: 358] [Possibly by Thomas Houseworth.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:056--PIC

 

San Francisco [panorama from Russian Hill] No. 1 [View toward the south-west.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:057--PIC

 

San Francisco [panorama from Russian Hill] No. 2 [View across lagoon toward Black Point and the Golden Gate. Includes two octagonal houses in the foreground.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:058--PIC

 

San Francisco [panorama from Russian Hill] No. 3 [View toward Marin headlands. Octagonal house in left foreground.] [Watkins stereo no. 764.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:059--PIC

Creator: Watkins, Carleton E.
 

San Francisco [panorama from Russian Hill] No. 4 [View out the Gate including Alcatraz and Angel in right background.] [Watkins stereo no. 765?] BANC PIC 1905.17137:060--PIC

Creator: Watkins, Carleton E.
 

San Francisco [panorama from Russian Hill] No. 5 [View north across bay toward Alcatraz and Angel Islands.] [Watkins stereo no. 766?] BANC PIC 1905.17137:061--PIC

 

San Francisco [panorama from Russian Hill] No. 6 [View north, Meiggs Wharf in middle distance; tip of Alcatraz in left margin.] [Watkins stereo no. 767?] BANC PIC 1905.17137:062--PIC

 

San Francisco [panorama from Russian Hill] No. 7 [View northeast toward Telegraph Hill.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:063--PIC

 

San Francisco [panorama from Russian Hill] No. 8 [View east toward Yerba Buena Island, with Telegraph Hill at left.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:064--PIC

 

San Francisco [panorama from Russian Hill] No. 9 [View southeast over downtown.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:065--PIC

 

View from Black Point [View toward the Golden Gate with cannon in foreground (at Fort Mason?)] BANC PIC 1905.17137:066--PIC

 

The Golden Gate [From Telegraph Hill, with North Beach and Black Point?] BANC PIC 1905.17137:067--PIC

 

[Ship construction or repair in dry dock; view of bow.] [Signed Helios in lower center.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:068--PIC

 

Wreck of the Viscata [Beached at Baker Beach or China Beach. Hills of Marin visible on horizon.] [1868.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:069--PIC

 

Coast View [Near Mendocino?] BANC PIC 1905.17137:070--PIC

 

Entrance to Albion River [Mendocino County.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:071--PIC

 

[Waves on shore, ship and Point Bonita in far distance.] [1868?] BANC PIC 1905.17137:072--PIC

 

Point Bonita from Viscata [Wreck of the ship Viscata.] [1868] BANC PIC 1905.17137:073--PIC

 

Arizona City [Yuma? Wide dirt street with small adobe buildings.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:074--PIC

 

Calistoga [Small cottages and young orchard.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:075--PIC

 

Calistoga [View of valley with small cottages and a larger building at left and center.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:076--PIC

 

Silver City. Idaho [Rugged hillside with mining town at base.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:077--PIC

 

Salmon [crossed out, corrected to Shoshone] Falls. Snake River. Idaho. BANC PIC 1905.17137:078--PIC

 

Salmon [crossed out, corrected to Shoshone] Falls. Snake River. Idaho. BANC PIC 1905.17137:079--PIC

 

Dalles City [Oregon.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:080--PIC

 

Oregon City. BANC PIC 1905.17137:081--PIC

 

[Castle Rock, Columbia River.] [Beacon Rock, Columbia River (in later hand).] BANC PIC 1905.17137:082--PIC

 

[Castle Rock, Columbia River. (Watkins stereo no. 1245).] [Beacon Rock, Columbia River (in later hand).] BANC PIC 1905.17137:083--PIC

 

[Rooster Rock, Columbia River. (Watkins stereo no. 1228).] [Watkins' dark tent visible among trees.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:084--PIC

 

[Lone Rock, Columbia River. (Watkins stereo no. 1233).] [In foreground, house on shore of Columbia River.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:085--PIC

 

[Mount Hood from the Head of the Dalles. (Watkins stereo no. 1322).] Mount Hood and the Dalles [Railroad tracks in sand at right.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:086--PIC

 

Mount Hood and the Dalles [Columbia River dominates foreground, railroad tracks intersect left corner.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:087--PIC

 

Willamette Falls [Oregon City on far shore?] BANC PIC 1905.17137:088--PIC

 

Distant View Middle Block House [Columbia River.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:089--PIC

 

Middle Block House [Near view.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:090--PIC

 

[The Middle Block House, Cascades, Columbia River. (Watkins stereo no. 1259.)] Middle Block House [Railroad trestle at left, Columbia River at right.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:091--PIC

 

[Cabin on shore of Columbia River, Castle Rock (?) in distance.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:092--PIC

 

[Railroad tracks on trestle along Columbia River.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:093--PIC

 

[Houses along Columbia River, railroad bridges in foreground, small island with trees in river.] [Right frame of three-part panorama.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:094--PIC

 

[View of river, railraod bridge in foreground. Same location as preceding view.] [Middle frame of three-part panorama.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:095--PIC

 

[Island in Columbia River with railroad bridge at right.] [Left frame of three-part panorama.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:096--PIC

 

[Mountain peak visible amidst clouds.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:097--PIC

 

[Cape Horn near Celilo.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:098--PIC

 

[Two small boats on shore of Columbia River. Two men and a dog stand near them.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:099--PIC

 

[Steep vertical cliffs at shore of Columbia River.] [Cape Horn?] BANC PIC 1905.17137:100--PIC

 

[Block House Upper Cascades, Columbia River.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:101--PIC

 

[Multnomah Falls, Columbia River.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:102--PIC

 

[Lower Multnomah Fall, Columbia River. (Watkins stereo no. 1240).] BANC PIC 1905.17137:103--PIC

 

[Multnomah Falls with trees in foreground.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:104--PIC

 

[Lower Multnomah Falls from bed of stream.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:105--PIC

 

[Steamer Oneonta, Upper Cascades, Columbia River. (Watkins stereo no.1269).]Upper Cascades and Salmon [in later hand.] [View of river with two small islands and a steamboat.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:106--PIC

 

[Railroad tracks along Columbia River near the Upper Cascades, with blockhouse in background.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:107--PIC

 

[The Upper Cascades, Columbia River, from the Block House. (Watkins stereo no. 1266).] BANC PIC 1905.17137:108--PIC

 

[Salmon fishing in the Cascades, Columbia River. (Watkins strereo no. 1267).] [Rapids in river.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:109--PIC

 

[Rocky shore, Upper Cascade of the Columbia River, and the blockhouse, with mountains in the distance.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:110--PIC

 

[Columbia River with trees in foreground.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:111--PIC

 

[Middle Land (?), Columbia River.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:112--PIC

 

[View of the Col. (Columbia River).] BANC PIC 1905.17137:113--PIC

 

[River and mountains. "Cascade Range"[?]] BANC PIC 1905.17137:114--PIC

 

[Columbia River and trees.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:115--PIC

 

[River and trees.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:116--PIC

 

[Moonlight on the Columbia from the O.R.R. Cascades. (Watkins stereo no. 1237. See 1905.14959.)] BANC PIC 1905.17137:117--PIC

 

[Portland #1] [Frame of a stereographic panorama.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:118--PIC

 

[Portland #2] [Frame of a stereographic panorama.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:119--PIC

 

[Portland #3] [Frame of a stereographic panorama.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:120--PIC

 

[Portland #4] [Frame of a stereographic panorama.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:121--PIC

 

[Portland #5] [Frame of a stereographic panorama.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:122--PIC

 

[Portland #6] [Frame of a stereographic panorama.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:123--PIC

 

[Portland #7] [Frame of a stereographic panorama.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:124--PIC

 

The Observatory. Lima [Peru.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:125--PIC

 

Church of San Francisco. Lima [Peru.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:126--PIC

 

Arch at the Entrance of the Bridge of Pizarro. Lima [Peru.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:127--PIC

 

The Cathedral. Lima [Peru.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:128--PIC

 

Statue of Bolivar. Lima [Peru.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:129--PIC

 

Old Avenue of Pizarro. Lima [Peru.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:130--PIC

 

Western Gate of the City of Lima [Peru.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:131--PIC

 

Façade of the Church of San Augustin. Lima [Peru.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:132--PIC

 

View in the Garden of the Order of Barefooted Monks. (Lima) [Peru.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:133--PIC

 

View in the Garden of the Monks of San Francisco. Lima [Peru.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:134--PIC

 

[Church. La Merced. (Lima)] [photograph loose from mount] [Peru.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:135--PIC

 

1868 Sitka [Alaska] [Signed Helios on rock at lower right.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:136--PIC

 

1868 The Custom House. (Sitka) [Signed Helios in pebbles lower right.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:137--PIC

 

1868 Esquimault. [Signed Helios on rock at lower right.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:138--PIC

 

1868 Victoria. [Signed Helios in trees central right, obscure.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:139--PIC

 

1868 Sitka (E.M.463) [Signed Helios in dead branch lower right.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:140--PIC

 

1868 Sitka [Signed Helios in rock lower right.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:141--PIC

 

1868 Sitka [Signed Helios in gate central right.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:142--PIC

 

1868 Fort Tongass [Group of native Alaskans, with buildings and totem poles in background.] [Signed Helios in tree root central right.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:143--PIC

Creator: Muybridge, Eadweard
 

1868 Sitka [Signed Helios in rock lower right.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:144--PIC

 

1868 Fort Wrangle [native Alaskan group on shore.] [Signed Helios in leaf lower right.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:145--PIC

 

1868 Fort Wrangle [native Alaskan group on shore.] [Signed Helios in rock lower right, obscure.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:146--PIC

Creator: Muybridge, Eadweard
 

1868 [Carved wooden statue guarding doorway on native Alaskan plank lodge or wall.] [Signed Helios in soil lower right.] [Half stereograph.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:147--PIC

 

1868 [Two men and totem poles] [Signed Helios in grass lower left.] [Half stereograph.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:148--PIC

 

1868 [Road, log building, and Russian Orthodox church at Sitka?] [Signed Helios in road lower right.] [Half stereograph.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:149--PIC

 

1868 [Group of men and totem poles] [Signed Helios in rock lower right.] [Half stereograph.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:150--PIC

 

1868 [Sitka] [Signed Helios on side of house lower right.] [Half stereograph.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:151--PIC

 

1868 [Russian Orthodox church, Sitka? E.M. 470] [Signed Helios in board lower right.] [Half stereograph.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:152--PIC

 

1868 [Russian Orthodox church interior, Sitka? E.M. 471] [Signed Helios on rug lower right.) [Half stereograph.] BANC PIC 1905.17137:153--PIC