Carleton E. Watkins, Photographer of the American West

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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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Contents

PLATES
85
CHRONOLOGY
199
Albums and Folios of Watkins Photographs
207
Copyright

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About the author (1983)

Martha A. Sandweiss is professor of history and American studies at Amherst College.

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