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Sand dunes Carson Desert Nevada (LOC)

O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882, photographer.


Sand dunes Carson Desert Nevada




1 photographic print : albumen.



Photo shows the wagon O'Sullivan used to carry photographic equipment.

Plate has at top the seal of the Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army, War Department, and at bottom "Geological exploration of the fortieth parallel; Clarence King, geologist in charge; T.H. O'Sullivan, phot."


Plate 108 from: Geological exploration of the fortieth parallel / U.S. Army Corps. of Engineers ; Clarence King, geologist in charge. [Washington, D.C., 187-?].

Title from item.


Published in: Framing the West: The Survey Photographs of Timothy H. O’Sullivan / Toby Jurovics, Carol M. Johnson, Glenn Willumson, and William F. Stapp. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2010, plate 6.



United States Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel--(1867-1881)




Format: Expedition photographs--1860-1870.

Albumen prints--1860-1870.


Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.


Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,


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Call Number: LOT 7096, no. 107



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