Content/DescriptionRight-reading view of a small town at the foot of a large hill, under a cloudy sky. Numerous business signs visible. Prominent at center is Robinson & Co. Other signs read: R. Barnes & Co. Cottage House Boarding and Lodging, Exchange Hotel, Sierra Hotel, Bakery, [?] Hotel, Polka, Vins & Liqueurs, [?] Bakery.
[Henry Robinson's store in a California mining town.]
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Cased photographs and related images from The Bancroft Library pictorial collections, circa 1845-circa 1870
BANC PIC 19xx.072--CASE
1 photograph : daguerreotype ; half plate, visible image 10.1 x 13.2 cm.
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Although identified by accompanying note as Henry Robinson's store in Marysville, the geography is that of a town in the Sierra foothills. Topography is similar to Mormon Bar.
<physfacet label="Image Package Note">Original component parts: plate, cover glass, preserver. Preserver: decorative (removed and stored separately).</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Container or Case Note">Type: case. Motif: geometric - arabesque? Material: leather over wood. Dimensions: 15.2 x 12.2 cm. Pad: red velvet with embossed motif. Notes: unusual case design. Same case found on BANC PIC 1986.017:001.</physfacet>;;;
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