The Daguerreian Society
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COLLECTION: Matthew R. Isenburg
CATEGORY: California Gold Rush
SIZE: Half-plate CASE TYPE: Thermoplastic, Washington Monument
ARTIST: Unattributed
LOCATION: California
Location Noted By:
Handwritten paper slip
Tinting: Tinted, lightly
SUBJECT: Scene. Miners, tools, pan, sluice, shacks in background. Gold in pan tinted. “I have sent by him a daguerreotype of a mining scene in the mountains. In it you can see how the house & mines of Cal. look when at work. They have just been cleaning up their sluices and you can see the oro in the pan.” (not a Long Tom)
Noted By: Handwritten paper slip
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