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Topic: calaveras

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The Keystone State - Big Tree Grove, Calaveras County

The Keystone State - Big Tree Grove, Calaveras County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 899. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

Placer Mining at Murphy's - Calaveras County - The Pumping Wheel

Placer Mining at Murphy's - Calaveras County - The Pumping Wheel

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 873. LOT subdivision subject: Placer Mining. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

The Sentinels; height 315 ft; Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

The Sentinels; height 315 ft; Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 875. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

Mokelumne Hill, Calaveras County -- View from Stockton Hill

Mokelumne Hill, Calaveras County -- View from Stockton Hill

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 868. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras County. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Placer Mining at Murphy's, Calaveras County

Placer Mining at Murphy's, Calaveras County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 871. LOT subdivision subject: Placer Mining. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Big Tree--Wm. Cullen Bryant, 305 feet high, 45 feet in circumference - Near View, Calaveras County

Big Tree--Wm. Cullen Bryant, 305 feet high, 45 feet in circumference -...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 885. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

A walk among the Big Trees, Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

A walk among the Big Trees, Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 897. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

Union Copper Mine, Copperopolis, Calaveras County

Union Copper Mine, Copperopolis, Calaveras County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 953. LOT subdivision subject: Copper Mines. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Section of the Original Big tree, near view, Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

Section of the Original Big tree, near view, Mammoth Grove, Calaveras ...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 910. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

The Pioneer's Cabin and Pluto's Chimney - Big Tree Grove, Calaveras County

The Pioneer's Cabin and Pluto's Chimney - Big Tree Grove, Calaveras Co...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 900. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

Bark, Wood, Cones, Foliage, etc. of the Big Trees, Calaveras County

Bark, Wood, Cones, Foliage, etc. of the Big Trees, Calaveras County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 898. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

Big Tree--Starr king; 366 feet high, 50 feet circumference, Calaveras County

Big Tree--Starr king; 366 feet high, 50 feet circumference, Calaveras ...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 895. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

Pluto's Chimney, burnt up 90 ft. Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

Pluto's Chimney, burnt up 90 ft. Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

Pluto's Chimney is a giant tree The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 905. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record con... more

Abraham Lincoln, near view, 281 ft high, 44 ft. circumference, Calaveras, Big Tree Grove

Abraham Lincoln, near view, 281 ft high, 44 ft. circumference, Calaver...

(A giant tree, with people standing next to trunk)

Father of the Forest and James King of Wm., Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

Father of the Forest and James King of Wm., Mammoth Grove, Calaveras C...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 901. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

The Mother of the Forest, 305 ft high giant tree; 63 ft circumference--near view - Calaveras County

The Mother of the Forest, 305 ft high giant tree; 63 ft circumference-...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 904. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

General View of the Mammoth Grove and Hotel, Calaveras County

General View of the Mammoth Grove and Hotel, Calaveras County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 913. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

Keystone Copper Mine, Copperopolis, Calaveras County

Keystone Copper Mine, Copperopolis, Calaveras County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 954. LOT subdivision subject: Copper Mines. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Stump of the Big Tree, Eagle Wing, Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

Stump of the Big Tree, Eagle Wing, Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 892. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

Murphy's, Calaveras County - view from the West

Murphy's, Calaveras County - view from the West

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 870. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras County. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Under the Dome of the Forest, Mammoth Grove; Calaveras County

Under the Dome of the Forest, Mammoth Grove; Calaveras County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 896. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

Interior of the house built on the Original Big Tree Stump, Calaveras County

Interior of the house built on the Original Big Tree Stump, Calaveras ...

Shows three people seated inside The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 909. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record co... more

View in Copperopolis, Calaveras County

View in Copperopolis, Calaveras County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 955. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras County. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Main Street, Copperopolis, Calaveras County

Main Street, Copperopolis, Calaveras County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 952. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras County. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Father of the Forest--near view - Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

Father of the Forest--near view - Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 902. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

Father of the forest, Calaveras Grove, Cal. / Clark, Lake & Co., publishers, Rockford, Illinois.

Father of the forest, Calaveras Grove, Cal. / Clark, Lake & Co., publi...

Stereograph shows fallen giant sequoia tree. Title from item. On verso: A six mule team and covered wagons drive in two hundred feet - and drive out a knot hole. Charles M. and James H. Clark of 408 North Fourt... more

Mammoth trees, Cal. Abraham Lincoln, near view, 281 feet high, 44 feet circumference. Big Tree Grove, Calaveras Co.

Mammoth trees, Cal. Abraham Lincoln, near view, 281 feet high, 44 feet...

Title from item. No. 907. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

Calaveras big trees. House over the stump of the original big tree, diameter 32 feet, Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

Calaveras big trees. House over the stump of the original big tree, di...

Photograph shows a round structure (left) and a ladder leaning against a giant tree stump (right). Title from item. No. 880.

Calaveras big trees. The Keystone State--big tree grove, Calaveras County

Calaveras big trees. The Keystone State--big tree grove, Calaveras Cou...

Photograph shows a man and woman sitting near a giant sequoia. Sign on tree reads: "The Keystone State." Title from item. No. 899.

Calaveras big trees. The sentinels, 315 feet high, 23 feet diameter, Mammoth Grove, Calaveras County

Calaveras big trees. The sentinels, 315 feet high, 23 feet diameter, M...

Photograph shows a grove of giant sequoias. Title from item. No. 875.

Revunvio de calaveras de catrines y borrachos, de viejos y de muchachos, de gatos y garbanceras

Revunvio de calaveras de catrines y borrachos, de viejos y de muchacho...

Broadside shows a calavera instructing people to go into the graveyard. The text conveys how the time will come for everyone to end up there. A second calavera in verse (epitaph) is titled "Calavera widows, cal... more

"Mother of the forest" (90 ft.)--sacrificed to curiosity--died when bark (now in London) was stripped for exhibition, Calaveras Grove, Cal.

"Mother of the forest" (90 ft.)--sacrificed to curiosity--died when ba...

People at base of sequoia tree, Calaveras Grove, California.

Great cavern in the fallen "Father of the forest," greatest of known trees, Calaveras Grove, Cal.

Great cavern in the fallen "Father of the forest," greatest of known t...

People at fallen sequoia tree, Calaveras Grove, California.

Calavera comercial. Estas son las calaveras de todos los comerciantes, les llegó la de deveras por tramposos y farsantes

Calavera comercial. Estas son las calaveras de todos los comerciantes,...

Broadside shows skeletons patronizing a merchant skeleton selling such items as candles and sugar skulls for the Day of the Dead celebration. The text, a calavera in verse, conveys how "la flaca" (death) is mak... more

Calaveras de caudillos de silla presidencial

Calaveras de caudillos de silla presidencial

Broadside shows three images of calaveras. In the center image, people flee a fearsome calavera wielding a leg bone. On the left, a calavera photographer shoots a camera. On the right, a calavera artist paints ... more

Calaveras del montón, número 2

Calaveras del montón, número 2

Broadside shows the skeleton of a drunken peon wearing a sombrero, serape, and sandals, holding a bottle of Aguardiente de Parras--a reference to Madero's family's maguey plantation and distillery operation. Th... more

Calaveras de coyotes y meseras

Calaveras de coyotes y meseras

Broadside shows a cat, with a skull for a face, standing on its hind legs holding two skulls. Additional skulls are scattered on the ground beside it. People run away in fear in the background. The text, in cal... more

Calaveras, revelación de ultra tumba del espíritu de Francisco Villa

Calaveras, revelación de ultra tumba del espíritu de Francisco Villa

Broadside shows bust portrait of Francisco Villa and two small skulls. It also shows two skeletons in Asian dress. The borders on this broadside include ivy, roses, holly, and on the four corners each has a dev... more

Mine Building, Felix, Calaveras County, CA

Mine Building, Felix, Calaveras County, CA

Survey number: HABS CA-1209

Stone Building, Happy Valley, Calaveras County, CA
House, Highway 49, Angels Camp, Calaveras County, CA
Frame Store, Glencoe, Calaveras County, CA

Frame Store, Glencoe, Calaveras County, CA

Survey number: HABS CA-1488

Barn, Melones, Calaveras County, CA

Barn, Melones, Calaveras County, CA

Survey number: HABS CA-1274

Fox House, Angels Camp, Calaveras County, CA
Defiance Mill, Southern Edge of Salt Spring Valley, Copperopolis, Calaveras County, CA

Defiance Mill, Southern Edge of Salt Spring Valley, Copperopolis, Cala...

Survey number: HAER CA-76-D Building/structure dates: 1910 Initial Construction

School, Murphys, Calaveras County, CA

School, Murphys, Calaveras County, CA

Survey number: HABS CA-1110

Madam Felix-Hodson District Gold Mines & Mills, Southern Edge Salt Spring Valley, Copperopolis, Calaveras County, CA

Madam Felix-Hodson District Gold Mines & Mills, Southern Edge Salt Spr...

Significance: The Madam Felix-Hudson Mining District is significant in that it contains remains representing the entire span of mining activities in this area, from the middle 1850s through to the present day. ... more

Rodesino Adobe, San Andreas, Calaveras County, CA
Scribner's Store, Angels Camp, Calaveras County, CA
Tower Ranch Barn, Felix, Calaveras County, CA
Congregational Church, Copperopolis, Calaveras County, CA

Congregational Church, Copperopolis, Calaveras County, CA

Survey number: HABS CA-1123 Building/structure dates: after 1860 Initial Construction

Store (Ruins), Mokelumne Hill, Calaveras County, CA
Frame Church, Mokelumne Hill, Calaveras County, CA
Utica Mine, Angels Camp, Calaveras County, CA

Utica Mine, Angels Camp, Calaveras County, CA

Survey number: HABS CA-1492 Building/structure dates: before 1860 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1865 Subsequent Work Building/structure dates: 1893-1895 Subsequent Work

Stone House, Angels Camp, Calaveras County, CA
Empire Mill, Southern Edge of Salt Spring Valley, Copperopolis, Calaveras County, CA

Empire Mill, Southern Edge of Salt Spring Valley, Copperopolis, Calave...

Survey number: HAER CA-76-B Building/structure dates: 1896 Initial Construction

John Burch House, Angels Camp, Calaveras County, CA
"Eagle's wing" roots of a fallen giant sequoia, Calaveras Grove of big trees, California

"Eagle's wing" roots of a fallen giant sequoia, Calaveras Grove of big...

People at roots of a fallen sequoia tree, Calaveras Grove, California. H15476 U.S. Copyright Office.