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Denison, E. S. (fl.. 1881) Yosemite and the big trees of California

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04968 Author/Creator: Denison, E. S. (fl.. 1881) Place Written: San Francisco, California Type: Books Date: 1881 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Half-title: "E.S. Denison's Yosemite Views." Lithographed by H.S. Crocker & Co. Contains 50 black and white lithographic plates of Yosemite. Has map, tour schedule for 1881, and black and white illustrations.

People: Denison, E. S., fl. 1881.

Historical Era: Rise of Industrial America, 1877-1900

Keywords/Subjects: Photography, American West, Westward Expansion, Geography and Natural History

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