File:Canada de las Uvas, or Tejon Pass in Sierra Nevada, California, 1,690 miles west of Missouri River. (Boston Public Library).jpg
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Title: Canada de las Uvas, or Tejon Pass in Sierra Nevada, California, 1,690 miles west of Missouri River.
Creator/Contributor: Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882 (photographer)
Date issued: 1869 (approximate)
Date created: 1868 (approximate)
Physical description: 1 photographic print : albumen ; image 15 x 20.4 cm.
Genre: Albumen prints; Landscape photographs; Portrait photographs
Subjects: Tejon Pass, California; Tehachapi Mountains; Sierra Nevada; Passes (Landforms); Canyons;
Notes: On March 9, 1869 a joint resolution of Congress authorized the changing of the Union Pacific Railway Company, Eastern Division's name to the Kansas Pacific Railway Company.; Although all of the photographs published in Across the Continent on the Kansas Pacific Railroad (Route of the 35th Parallel) are attributed to Gardner, some of the images may have been taken by one of the other photographers Gardner supervised on the expedition. "As official photographer for the expedition, Gardner was allowed to published all the expedition photographs under his name. In 1867 he stated in a deposition that although a photograph was identified on the mount as a 'Photograph by A. Gardner,' it simply meant that it was printed or copied in his gallery; he was not necessarily the photographer.
Item/Page/Plate: No. 106
Source: Across the continent on the Kansas Pacific Railroad: route of the 35th parallel / Alex. Gardner, photographer.
Location: Boston Public Library, Print Department
Rights: No known restrictions.
|Date||between 1867 and 1868
|Source||Flickr: Canada de las Uvas, or Tejon Pass in Sierra Nevada, California, 1,690 miles west of Missouri River.|
|Author||Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882 (photographer)|
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- Grapevine Canyon - Canada de las Uvas - approaching Tejon Pass in the Tehachapi Mountains in Southern California.
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