WorldCat Identities

Watkins, Carleton E. 1829-1916

Overview
Works: 679 works in 755 publications in 2 languages and 4,805 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Exhibition, pictorial works  Pictorial works  History  Biography  Catalogs  Guidebooks  Photographs 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Illustrator, 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 660 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."--Jacket
Carleton E. Watkins, photographer of the American West by Peter E Palmquist( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
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 E Dimock( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Yosemite guide-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 17 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
Carleton Watkins : photographs from the J. Paul Getty Museum by Carleton E Watkins( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The J. Paul Getty Museum holds more than fourteen hundred pictures by Watkins, making him the best-represented nineteenth-century photographer in the collection. In Focus: Carleton Watkins features approximately fifty of these works, including mammoth plates, stereographs, albumen prints, and cabinet and boudoir cards. The plates are accompanied by commentaries written by Peter E. Palmquist, an independent scholar of the history of photography. Mr. Palmquist, along with David Featherstone, Tom Fels, Weston Naef, David Robertson, and Amy Rule, were participants in a 1996 colloquium on Watkins and his career. An edited transcript of their discussion and a chronological overview of Watkins's life and art follow the plate section
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 )

3 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
Pacific coast souvenir( Book )

3 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 6 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 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
Tejon ranch : preserving the legacy of a california treasure by Delphine Hirasuna( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs of the Columbia River and Oregon by Carleton E Watkins( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Carleton E. Watkins

Carleton Emmons Watkins

Carleton Watkins photographe américain

Carleton Watkins US-amerikanischer Fotograf

Watkins, C. E. 1829-1916

Watkins, Carleton.

Watkins Carleton 1829-1916

Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916

Watkins, Carleton Emmon 1829-1916

Watkins, Carleton Emmons

Watkins, Carleton Emmons 1829-1916

Watkins, Carleton Eugene.

Watkins, Carleton Eugène 1829-1916

کارلتون یوجین واتکینز عکاس آمریکایی

Languages
English (94)

German (5)

Covers
Gustave Le Gray, Carleton E. Watkins : Pioniere der Landschaftsphotographie : Beispiele aus der Sammlung des J. Paul Getty Museums, Malibu : Städtische Galerie im Städelschen Kunstinstitut Frankfurt am Main, Graphische Sammlung, 2. September bis 7. November 1993 = Gustave Le Gray, Carleton E. Watkins : pioneers of landscape photography : photographs from the collection of the J. Paul Getty MuseumThe Yosemite book New York, 1868Carleton Watkins : photographs from the J. Paul Getty MuseumCarleton Watkins : the complete mammoth photographsPioneers of landscape photography ; Pioniere der Landschaftsphotographie : Gustave Le Gray, Carleton E. Watkins : Beispiele aus der Sammlung des J. Paul Getty Museums, Malibu. : Gustave Le Gray, Carleton E. Watkins : photographs from the collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum =Carleton Watkins in YosemiteGustave Le Gray, Carleton E. Watkins : Beispiele aus der Sammlung des J. Paul Getty Museums, Malibu : [Ausstellung] Städtische Galerie im Städelschen Kunstinstitut Frankfurt am Main, Graphische Sammlung, 2. September bis 7. November 1993 = Gustave Le Gray, Carleton E. Watkins : photographs from the collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum