Scenery on Rio de Los Reyes, or Kings River, Sierra Nevada Mountains

  • Image for Scenery on Rio de Los Reyes, or Kings River, Sierra Nevada Mountains
  • Image for Scenery on Rio de Los Reyes, or Kings River, Sierra Nevada Mountains
2 images
Photograph by
Unidentified
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 4 3/16 × 7 3/8 in. (10.6 × 18.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 4 3/4 × 7 7/8 in. (12.1 × 20 cm)
H x W (Mount): 5 1/4 × 8 7/16 in. (13.3 × 21.4 cm)
Type
gelatin silver prints
Place captured
Kings River, California, United States, Sierra Nevada, North and Central America
Date
early 20th century
Description
This gelatin silver print depicts a black and white image of two men preparing dinner in the Sierra Nevada mountains. The man on the right is wearing pants, a long-sleeve shirt, vest, and hat. He is holding a bucket in his right hand. The man on the left is wearing a pants and a shirt with the sleeves rolled up. Handwritten text on the back of the photograph reads [$20 / [Scenery on Rio de los Reyes, or Kings River. / Sierra Nevada mountains / Bubbs Cree. / Aspen Camp. / Preparing dinner. / Altitude 7800 feet.]
Topic
African American
American West
Cooking and dining
Nature
Photography
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.37.35.27
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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