• Creator
  • Hutchings, J. M. (James Mason), 1820-1902. In the heart of the Sierras : the Yo Semite Valley, both historical and descriptive, and scenes by the way, big tree groves, the High Sierra, with its magnificent scenery, ancient and modern glaciers, and other objects of interest, with tables of distances and altitudes, maps, etc., profusely illustrated
  • Created Date
  • 1886
  • Publisher
  • Pacific Press Pub. House, 1886
    Oakland, Calif
  • Description
  • 1 phototype by Gutekunst, 1 heliotype by Heliotype Printing Co., 2 Artotypes by Bierstadt, 21 Photo-typos by Britton & Rey, S.F., 4 half-tones by Moss Engraving Co., 4 half-tones by Heliotype Printing Co., 3 unidentified half-tones...contains an unusual gallery of the works by the major collotype printing houses in the 1880s. The early half-tones by Moss as well as the surprising ones by the Heliotype Printing Company add considerably to the a... more
    1 phototype by Gutekunst, 1 heliotype by Heliotype Printing Co., 2 Artotypes by Bierstadt, 21 Photo-typos by Britton & Rey, S.F., 4 half-tones by Moss Engraving Co., 4 half-tones by Heliotype Printing Co., 3 unidentified half-tones...contains an unusual gallery of the works by the major collotype printing houses in the 1880s. The early half-tones by Moss as well as the surprising ones by the Heliotype Printing Company add considerably to the allure of this publication. It was issued again [1888], but with all of the collotypes by Britton & Rey, whose abilities were not as high as the other companies."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 87. Forms part of the David A. Hanson Collection of the History of Photomechanical Reproduction. In: In the heart of the Sierras : the Yo Semite Valley, both historical and descriptive, and scenes by the way ; big tree groves ; the High Sierra, with its magnificent scenery, ancient and modern glaciers, and other objects of interest, with tables of distances and altitudes, maps, etc., profusely illustrated / by J.M. Hutchings.--Yo Semite Valley, [Calif.] : Published at the Old Cabin ; Oakland, Calif. : Pacific Press Pub. House, 1886.--496 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. (1 col.), maps (1 fold.) ; 22 cm--Title supplied by cataloger. less
  • Format
  • Collotypes
    Phototypes
    Heliotypes
    Artotypes
    Phototypos
    Halftones
    Relief halftones
    Photographs
  • Rights
  • No known copyright restrictions. No known restrictions on use.