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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.

Paskaerte van Nova Granada en t'Eylandt California.

Paskaerte van Nova Granada en t'Eylandt California.

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

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

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.

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

Mirror View Yo Semite Falls, Yo Semite Valley, Cal.

Mirror View Yo Semite Falls, Yo Semite Valley, Cal.

The Sentinels (3,043 feet high), Yosemite, Cal.

The Sentinels (3,043 feet high), Yosemite, Cal.

Yosemite Falls, Cal.

Yosemite Falls, Cal.

Big Tree Hercules, Calaveras Grove, Cal.

Big Tree Hercules, Calaveras Grove, 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.

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.

Sugar Loaf, Mt. Starr King and Glacier Rock. View from the Meadows.

Sugar Loaf, Mt. Starr King and Glacier Rock. View from the Meadows.

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

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

South Dome and Glacier Point, Yo Semite Valley, Cal.

South Dome and Glacier Point, Yo Semite Valley, Cal.

Three Brothers and Bridal Veil Falls from Harding's Trail.

Three Brothers and Bridal Veil Falls from Harding's Trail.

Our Company, Yosemite Valley.

Our Company, Yosemite Valley.

Yosemite Falls, from Point Louisa. Glacier Rock.

Yosemite Falls, from Point Louisa. Glacier Rock.

Interior of the House built on the original Big Tree Stump. Mammoth trees of Calaveras Co., California.

Interior of the House built on the original Big Tree Stump. Mammoth trees of Calaveras Co., California.

Falls of Bridal Veil.

Falls of Bridal Veil.

Mt. Tallac from across beautiful Lake Tahoe, California.

Mt. Tallac from across beautiful Lake Tahoe, California.

Residence of Mr. Atherton, Menlo Park.

Residence of Mr. Atherton, Menlo Park.

Overlooking the nature's grandest scenery, Yosemite Valley, Cal. U.S.A.

Overlooking the nature's grandest scenery, Yosemite Valley, Cal. U.S.A.

Cathedral Rocks and the Merced River.

Cathedral Rocks and the Merced River.

Yo-Semite Falls, 2,634 feet high, and the Merced River.

Yo-Semite Falls, 2,634 feet high, and the Merced River.

Mother of the Forest, Mariposa Grove, California.

Mother of the Forest, Mariposa Grove, California.

Mirror Lake, Mountains and Reflections, Yosemite Valley, California.

Mirror Lake, Mountains and Reflections, Yosemite Valley, California.

Sentinel Rock, 3270 feet high.

Sentinel Rock, 3270 feet high.

Central Pacific Railroad, Bloomer Cut, near Auburn, Placer County.

Central Pacific Railroad, Bloomer Cut, near Auburn, Placer County.

Our Company, Yosemite Valley.

Our Company, Yosemite Valley.

Nevada Falls, from Snow's Hotel.

Nevada Falls, from Snow's Hotel.

Bridal Veil Falls and the Three Graces.

Bridal Veil Falls and the Three Graces.

Clark Foss and his Geyser Team, Sonoma County, Cal.

Clark Foss and his Geyser Team, Sonoma County, Cal.

Cap of Liberty, Yosemite Valley, California.

Cap of Liberty, Yosemite Valley, California.

Bloomer Cut, C.P.R. Road, Calif.

Bloomer Cut, C.P.R. Road, Calif.

Lake Tenaya, Sierra Nevada Mts, Cal.

Lake Tenaya, Sierra Nevada Mts, Cal.

Big tree Pluto's Chimney, looking up.

Big tree Pluto's Chimney, looking up.

Sugar Loaf Mountain. Little Yosemite Valley.

Sugar Loaf Mountain. Little Yosemite Valley.

Nevada Falls and Cap of Liberty.

Nevada Falls and Cap of Liberty.

Mouth of the Devil's Kanyon, from Crater Bluff.

Mouth of the Devil's Kanyon, from Crater Bluff.

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

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

Nevada Fall near view.

Nevada Fall near view.

Bridal Veil Falls and Three Graces, Yosemite.

Bridal Veil Falls and Three Graces, Yosemite.

Vernal and Nevada Falls, from Glacier Point, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Vernal and Nevada Falls, from Glacier Point, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Cathedral Rocks.

Cathedral Rocks.

Yosemite Falls, Yosemite.

Yosemite Falls, Yosemite.

Cathedral Rocks C.

Cathedral Rocks C.

[Second Street, from Rincon Hill, San Francisco.]

[Second Street, from Rincon Hill, San Francisco.]

Looking up the Merced River, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Looking up the Merced River, Yosemite Valley, Cal.

Bridal Veil Falls and Union Rock, Cal.

Bridal Veil Falls and Union Rock, Cal.

Tu-tock-ah-nu-lah (El Capitan), 3,300 ft. high, Yosemite Valley, Mariposa County.

Tu-tock-ah-nu-lah (El Capitan), 3,300 ft. high, Yosemite Valley, Mariposa County.

Cloud's Rest, 6,450 feet high, from the Little Yosemite Valley.

Cloud's Rest, 6,450 feet high, from the Little Yosemite Valley.

The Grizzly Giant, Mariposa Grove, Cal.

The Grizzly Giant, Mariposa Grove, Cal.

View of the trestle work of San Antonio Creek, Western Pacific Railroad.

View of the trestle work of San Antonio Creek, Western Pacific Railroad.

The City, from corner California and Mason Street, looking Southeast.

The City, from corner California and Mason Street, looking Southeast.

Baldwin's Hotel, San Francisco.

Baldwin's Hotel, San Francisco.

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