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Destitute pea pickers in California. Mother of seven children. Age thirty-two. Nipomo, California

Destitute pea pickers in California. Mother of seven children. Age thirty-two. Nipomo, California

America.

America.

Audience de Guadalajara, Nouveau Mexique, Californie, &c.

Audience de Guadalajara, Nouveau Mexique, Californie, &c.

Pascaerte vande Zvyd-zee tussche California, en Ilhas de Ladrones.

Pascaerte vande Zvyd-zee tussche California, en Ilhas de Ladrones.

Paskaerte van Nova Granada en t'Eylandt California.

Paskaerte van Nova Granada en t'Eylandt California.

The isle of California, New Mexico, Louisiane, the river Misisipi, and the lakes of Canada.

The isle of California, New Mexico, Louisiane, the river Misisipi, and the lakes of Canada.

The isle of California, New Mexico, Louisiane, the river Misisipi, and the lakes of Canada.

The isle of California, New Mexico, Louisiane, the river Misisipi, and the lakes of Canada.

A new & exact map of the coast, countries and islands within ye limits of ye South Sea Company, from ye River Aranoca to Terra del Fuego, and from thence through ye South Sea, to ye north part of California &c. with a view of the general and coasting Trade-winds, and perticular draughts of the most important bays, ports &c. ...

A new & exact map of the coast, countries and islands within ye limits of ye South Sea Company, from ye River Aranoca to Terra del Fuego, and from thence through ye South Sea, to ye north part of California &c. with a view of the general and coasting Trade-winds, and perticular draughts of the most important bays, ports &c. ...

Connecticut.

Connecticut.

Messico, ouvero Nuova-Spagna : che contiene il Nuovo Messico, la California con una parte de paesi adjacenti

Messico, ouvero Nuova-Spagna : che contiene il Nuovo Messico, la California con una parte de paesi adjacenti

Schinus molle = Mollé à folioles dentées. [Brazilian pepper tree, Peruvian music tree, California pepper tree etc.]

Schinus molle = Mollé à folioles dentées. [Brazilian pepper tree, Peruvian music tree, California pepper tree etc.]

Vue de Presidio Sn. Francisco.

Vue de Presidio Sn. Francisco.

Map of an exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon & north California in the years 1843-44

Map of an exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon & north California in the years 1843-44

Map of an exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon & north California in the years 1843-44

Map of an exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon & north California in the years 1843-44

Map of an exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon & north California in the years 1843-44

Map of an exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon & north California in the years 1843-44

Map of an exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon & north California in the years 1843-44

Map of an exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 and to Oregon & north California in the years 1843-44

No. 15 map of Oregon and Upper California

No. 15 map of Oregon and Upper California

San Francisco upper California in January 1849.

San Francisco upper California in January 1849.

Map of the United States, the British provinces, Mexico, &c. : showing the routes of the U.S. mail steam packets to California and a plan of the gold region

Map of the United States, the British provinces, Mexico, &c. : showing the routes of the U.S. mail steam packets to California and a plan of the gold region

San Francisco upper California in 1847.

San Francisco upper California in 1847.

Post office, San Francisco, California.

Post office, San Francisco, California.

San Diego?

San Diego?

Sacramento City Ca. from the foot of J. Streets, showing I. J. and K. Sts. with the Sierra Nevada in the distance.

Sacramento City Ca. from the foot of J. Streets, showing I. J. and K. Sts. with the Sierra Nevada in the distance.

The city of Monterey, California 1842.

The city of Monterey, California 1842.

Sutters Fort [California] 1849.

Sutters Fort [California] 1849.

Los Angeles. U.S.P.R.R. Exp. and Surveys. Cal. Plate X

Los Angeles.  U.S.P.R.R. Exp. and Surveys.  Cal.  Plate X

Cathedral Rocks and Spires, 2670 feet high. View from the Merced.

Cathedral Rocks and Spires, 2670 feet high. View from the Merced.

Yo Semite Falls, 2,634 feet high.

Yo Semite Falls, 2,634 feet high.

[View of sea with rock formation.]

[View of sea with rock formation.]

San Francisco, from cor. Second and Folsom Streets.

San Francisco, from cor. Second and Folsom Streets.

Central Pacific Railroad depot, at Sacramento City.

Central Pacific Railroad depot, at Sacramento City.

Beautiful Mirror Lake, Yosemite Valley, Cal. U.S.A.

Beautiful Mirror Lake, Yosemite Valley, Cal. U.S.A.

Nevada Falls, 700 feet, Cal.

Nevada Falls, 700 feet, Cal.

Telegraph Hill, from Sacramento and Powell Streets.

Telegraph Hill, from Sacramento and Powell Streets.

The Old Veteran.

The Old Veteran.

Two Sentinels, 312 ft. high, 69 ft. in in circumference. Mammoth Tree Grove, Calaveras County, California.

Two Sentinels, 312 ft. high, 69 ft. in in circumference. Mammoth Tree Grove, Calaveras County, California.

Bridal Veil Falls, 940 ft. high.

Bridal Veil Falls, 940 ft. high.

Cathedral Rocks and Spires, 2670 feet high. View at sunrise.

Cathedral Rocks and Spires, 2670 feet high. View at sunrise.

Nevada Falls, Yosemite Valley, Cal., U.S.A.

Nevada Falls, Yosemite Valley, Cal., U.S.A.

Father of the Forest, 400 feet long, Cal.

Father of the Forest, 400 feet long, Cal.

U.S. Grant.

U.S. Grant.

The Ferry, Merced River, Yosemite Valley.

The Ferry, Merced River, Yosemite Valley.

First log hut erected in the grove, Mariposa Grove.

First log hut erected in the grove, Mariposa Grove.

Yo-Semite Valley, California.

Yo-Semite Valley, California.

Vernal Falls, 350 feet high.

Vernal Falls, 350 feet high.

Bridal Veil Falls, xxx feet high, Yos. val. Cal.

Bridal Veil Falls, xxx feet high, Yos. val. Cal.

Hutching's Cottage.

Hutching's Cottage.

South Dome and Merced River, Cal.

South Dome and Merced River, Cal.

Yosemite Falls, 2,634 feet high, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Yosemite Falls, 2,634 feet high, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Glacier Point, Yosemite Valley, Cal., U.S.A.

Glacier Point, Yosemite Valley, Cal., U.S.A.

Mirror of Yosemite Falls, 2,634 feet high, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Mirror of Yosemite Falls, 2,634 feet high, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Washington Column, Yosemite, Cal.

Washington Column, Yosemite, Cal.

The Watching Eye over Mirror Lake, Yo Semite Valley, Cal.

The Watching Eye over Mirror Lake, Yo Semite Valley, Cal.

Yosamite Falls, Yosemite Valley, California.

Yosamite Falls, Yosemite Valley, California.

Fallen Tree, Father of the Forest, circumference 112 ft. Mammoth trees of Calaveras Co., California.

Fallen Tree, Father of the Forest, circumference 112 ft. Mammoth trees of Calaveras Co., California.

The View-men's vacation, Yosemite Valley.

The View-men's vacation, Yosemite Valley.

Mammoth Trees, California.

Mammoth Trees, California.

The Yo-semite Fall.

The Yo-semite Fall.

Ladder leading to Vernal Fall.

Ladder leading to Vernal Fall.

Looking east, San Francisco, Cal.

Looking east, San Francisco, Cal.

Mirror Lake, Watkins & Cloud's Rest Mountains & reflections.

Mirror Lake, Watkins & Cloud's Rest Mountains & reflections.

Thurlow Lodge, res. of M.S. Latham, Menlo Park.

Thurlow Lodge, res. of M.S. Latham, Menlo Park.

Bridal Veil Falls and Union Rock, Cal.

Bridal Veil Falls and Union Rock, Cal.

"Starvation Camp." Stumps of trees cut by the Donner Party in Summit Valley, Placer Co., 1846.

"Starvation Camp."  Stumps of trees cut by the Donner Party in Summit Valley, Placer Co., 1846.

[View towards Bay, Synagogue Emanuel in middle ground.]

[View towards Bay, Synagogue Emanuel in middle ground.]

Winter view at Central Pacific Railroad Depot, Cisco, Placer County.

Winter view at Central Pacific Railroad Depot, Cisco, Placer County.

Bridal Veil Falls and the Three Graces.

Bridal Veil Falls and the Three Graces.

San Francisco.

San Francisco.

Nevada Falls, Yosemite Valley, Cal., U.S.A.

Nevada Falls, Yosemite Valley, Cal., U.S.A.

Summit Valley, the head-waters of the Yuba River. Donner Peak and Pass in the distance.

Summit Valley, the head-waters of the Yuba River. Donner Peak and Pass in the distance.

First log hut erected in the grove, Mariposa Grove.

First log hut erected in the grove, Mariposa Grove.

San Francisco, from Baldwin House.

San Francisco, from Baldwin House.

Looking up the Merced River, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Looking up the Merced River, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Vernal and Nevada Falls, from Glacier Point, Yo Semite Valley, Cal.

Vernal and Nevada Falls, from Glacier Point, Yo Semite Valley, Cal.

Union Point and Half Dome.

Union Point and Half Dome.

Three Brothers, Cal.

Three Brothers, Cal.

The City and Bay, from Russian Hill, looking down Vallejo Street.

The City and Bay, from Russian Hill, looking down Vallejo Street.

Reflection, Donner Lake, Mount Lincoln, Donner Park.

Reflection, Donner Lake, Mount Lincoln, Donner Park.

[View of large tree.]

[View of large tree.]

Yo Semite Falls, height 2,634 ft., Yo Semite Valley, Cal.

Yo Semite Falls, height 2,634 ft., Yo Semite Valley, Cal.

Mirror Lake, Watkins' and Clouds' Rest, Mts. and reflections.

Mirror Lake, Watkins' and Clouds' Rest, Mts. and reflections.

Mt. Ord, from Lake in Bloody Canyon, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Mt. Ord, from Lake in Bloody Canyon, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Smith's Cosmopolitan Hotel.

Smith's Cosmopolitan Hotel.

The Devil's Tea Kettle, Sonoma County, Cal.

The Devil's Tea Kettle, Sonoma County, Cal.

Panoramic view of of San Francisco, No. 3. Taken from the corner of Sacramento and Taylor Sts.

Panoramic view of of San Francisco, No. 3. Taken from the corner of Sacramento and Taylor Sts.

[View of a large building (school?) Stockton, California.]

[View of a large building (school?) Stockton, California.]

North Dome, 3729 feet high.

North Dome, 3729 feet high.

Lower Yo-Semite Fall from the Ford, Yo-Semite Valley, Mariposa County.

Lower Yo-Semite Fall from the Ford, Yo-Semite Valley, Mariposa County.

Big Tree, Empire State, circumference 84 feet. Mammoth Trees of Calaveras Co., California.

Big Tree, Empire State, circumference 84 feet. Mammoth Trees of Calaveras Co., California.

Yo Semite Falls, 2,634 feet high.

Yo Semite Falls, 2,634 feet high.

Witches' Cauldron & Devil's Pulpit.

Witches' Cauldron & Devil's Pulpit.

Nevada Fall, 700 feet high, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Nevada Fall, 700 feet high, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Yosemite from above.

Yosemite from above.

South Dome, California.

South Dome, California.

Hutching's Hotel and the Merced River.

Hutching's Hotel and the Merced River.

San Francisco - Wells Fargo Express, Montgomery St.

San Francisco - Wells Fargo Express, Montgomery St.

Bridal Veil Falls, Yosemite Valley, Cal., U.S.A.

Bridal Veil Falls, Yosemite Valley, Cal., U.S.A.

Black's Hotel.

Black's Hotel.

The Yo-Semite Valley.

The Yo-Semite Valley.

Mirror Lake.

Mirror Lake.

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