Stereographs from the Helios Pacific Coast series [graphic] / Helios. [ca. 1867-187?]


Stereographs from the Helios Pacific Coast series [graphic] / Helios. [ca. 1867-187?]

Contains views of San Francisco; Valparaiso Park in Atherton (identified by handwritten notes on verso); Mammoth Tree Grove; Yosemite; and Sitka and Fort Wrangle, Alaska. The majority of the images are of San Francisco, especially of Woodward's Gardens, and include a few of Japanese performers. There are also a couple of views of the damage from the 1868 San Francisco earthquake, and Edward Bosqui and Co.'s printing establishment.

53 photographic prints (stereographs) : b? ; 8.5 x 17.5 cm.


SNAC Resource ID: 6697290

California historical society

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Edward Bosqui and Company (corporateBody)

Helios Flying Studio. (corporateBody)

Muybridge, Eadweard, 1830-1904 (person)

The California Street Cable Railroad began operation in April, 1878. From the description of [California Street Cable Railroad Co. [graphic] : power house at California and Larkin streets]. [ca. 1878] (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 48150769 American photographer known especially for his landscape views of the western United States, South and Central America, and for his photographic studies of animals in motion, Muybridge worked closely with Senato...

Woodward's Gardens (San Francisco, Calif.) (corporateBody)