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William WATSON

United States of America

attributed to

  • working United States of America 1890s

Page 2B: verso [a] Three views of Chinatown, San Francsicso # 3. [b] # 4 [c] # 5 [d] 'Leland Stanford [illegible Mrs Hopkins?] c. 1890 Description: 4 photographs per page 4 verso?

Collection Title: Watson amateur album
Title Notes: Page 3 [recto] / Page 4 [verso]
Page: 3 / 4
Place made: California, United States of America
Creation Notes: documents such sites as San Francisco's Chinatown, cables cars, Market Street; points of natural interest in Colorado; the state capitol at Sacramento; and Almeda (most likely where Watson lived).
Materials & Technique: photographs, albums, 4 gelatin silver photographs per page Support: leather binding and each cardboard page is held together with a cotton ribbon which is worn through

Primary Insc: Inscribed below each photograph in black ink title and/or description of photograph.
Dimensions: album closed 31.5 h x 27.8 w x 2.4 d cm open album 31.5 h x 44.0 w cm album page 32.4 h x 27.0 w cm photograph (each) 11.6 h x 9.4 w cm image oval 8.5 h x 8.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1306.2B.1-4