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Carleton E. Watkins, photographer of the American West

Author: Peter E PalmquistCarleton E WatkinsAmon Carter Museum of Western Art.Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.St. Louis Art Museum.All authors
Publisher: Albuquerque : Published for the Amon Carter Museum by the University of New Mexico Press, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Works of the nineteenth century photographer who focused mainly on landscape photos, and Yosemite was a favorite subject of his. His photos of the valley significantly influenced the United States Congress' decision to preserve it as a National Park.
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
Exhibition, pictorial works
Exhibitions
Expositions
Pictorial works Exhibitions
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Palmquist, Peter E.
Carleton E. Watkins, photographer of the American West.
Albuquerque : Published for the Amon Carter Museum by the University of New Mexico Press, 1983
(OCoLC)560891561
Named Person: Carleton E Watkins; Carleton E Watkins; Carleton E Watkins
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter E Palmquist; Carleton E Watkins; Amon Carter Museum of Western Art.; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.; St. Louis Art Museum.; Oakland Museum.
ISBN: 0826306594 9780826306593
OCLC Number: 9197151
Notes: Catalog of an exhibition held at Amon Carter Museum, April 1-May 22, 1981; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, June 15-August 14, 1983; St. Louis Art Museum, September 15-October 30, 1983; and, Oakland Museum, December 16, 1983-February 19, 1984.
Description: xvii, 234 pages : illustrations ; 24 x 32 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Carleton E. Watkins : photographer of the American West --
Plates --
Chronology --
Appendix 1: Collections of Watkins materials --
Appendix 2: Albums and folios of Watkins photographs --
Appendix 3: Books and periodicals illustrated with Watkins photographs.
Responsibility: Peter E. Palmquist ; foreword by Martha A. Sandweiss.

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Works of the nineteenth century photographer who focused mainly on landscape photos, and Yosemite was a favorite subject of his. His photos of the valley significantly influenced the United States Congress' decision to preserve it as a National Park.

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