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Watkins, Carleton E. 1829-1916

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Works: 653 works in 726 publications in 2 languages and 4,674 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Exhibition, pictorial works  Pictorial works  History  Biography  Catalogs  Guidebooks  Photographs 
Roles: pht, ill, Other, Artist
Classifications: TR647, 779.092
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Carleton Watkins : the art of perception by Douglas R Nickel ( Book )
7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From pictures of Yosemite, the Pacific Coast, and the scenery along the Columbia River to photographs of the vast mining tracts of the Sierra Nevada and the towns springing up along the recently built Central and Southern Pacific railroads, these images provide an unparalleled visual record of the West."--BOOK JACKET
Carleton E. Watkins, photographer of the American West by Peter E Palmquist ( Book )
5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carleton Watkins, photographer : Yosemite and Mariposa views from the collection of the Park McCullough House, North Bennington, Vermont, June 11-September 5, 1983 by Thomas Weston Fels ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exploiting the view : photographs of Yosemite & Mariposa by Carleton Watkins by George Dimock ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Yosemite book a description of the Yosemite Valley and the adjacent region of the Sierra Nevada and of the big trees of California by Geological Survey of California ( Book )
2 editions published in 1868 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report of a detailed geographical and geological survey organized by the State Geologist. Cf. p. 12
The Yosemite book New York, 1868 by J. D Whitney ( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Preservation digital version of The Yosemite book, New York, 1868, by Josiah Dwight Whitney. Features photographs by Carleton E. Watkins and maps of Yosemite Valley region, some of which are interactive
Pacific coast souvenir ( )
3 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes "49 half-tone illustrations of coastal scenery on 30 plates with two litho tints. Half-tones produced by Forbes Co., Boston; the photographers represented are Watkins, Taber, Tibbit[t]s, [Fiske]...This little book of photolithographic half-tones with tints is the only one found in this method produced by Forbes."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 95
Carleton Watkins : photographs from the J. Paul Getty Museum by Carleton E Watkins ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The career of the American photographer Carleton E. Watkins (1829-1916) spanned more than fifty years. It is his giant photographs of Yosemite, from the "best general view," that most effectively articulate his artistic vision
Carleton Watkins : selected texts and bibliography by Carleton E Watkins ( Book )
5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carleton E. Watkins : pioneer California photographer, 1829-1916 : a study in the evolution of photographic style during the first decade of wet plate photography by Nanette Margaret Sexton ( )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
San Francisco views, 1850-1915 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carleton Watkins : the complete mammoth photographs by Carleton E Watkins ( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This body of work covers the photographs of Carleton Watkins between 1858 and 1891. The authors have assembled and catalogued here all of Watkins's known "mammoth" (18 x 22 in.) glass-plate photographs. These include views of Yosemite, San Francisco Bay, counties up and down the pacific Coast, as well as mining pictures, lumber mills, the building of railroads, and the stunning landscapes and growing towns throughout the early history of the western United States. The catalogue is organized by region, with an introduction and reproductions of vintage maps, followed by full documentation for each mammoth photograph
Carleton Watkins in Yosemite by Weston J Naef ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Carleton E. Watkins (1829-1916), one of America's greatest pioneers of photography, produced almost seven hundred photographs in and around Yosemite Valley, California, beginning in 1858 and so became the first to capture the regions's breathtaking beauty. This selection of forty-nine large format photographs from the collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum includes images of the Mariposa Grove of giant sequoia trees, pristine views from the Merced River, and stunning images of El Capitan, Half Dome, Bridalveil Fall, Cathedral Rocks, and the Three Brothers. Together they persuasively show why Watkins's name will be forever linked to the noble beauty of Yosemite."--Jacket
Photographs of the Columbia River and Oregon by Carleton E Watkins ( Book )
3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Carleton E. Watkins
Carleton Emmons Watkins
Watkins, C. E. 1829-1916
Watkins, Carleton.
Watkins Carleton 1829-1916
Watkins, Carleton Emmon 1829-1916
Watkins, Carleton Emmons
Watkins, Carleton Emmons 1829-1916
Watkins, Carleton Eugene.
Watkins, Carleton Eugène 1829-1916
Languages
English (96)
German (5)
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