About This Image

With bar reversed out of bottom of negative with negative number (A.61), title and Taber's information. From an early negative by Carleton Watkins that Taber bought while Watkins was traveling. Later images of the tree from about 1880 show a plaque and lots of hand bills tacked to the bottom of the trunk.

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The "Grizzly Giant," nearly 300 feet high, Mariposa Grove, Cal.
Isaiah West Taber The "Grizzly Giant," nearly 300 feet high, Mariposa Grove, Cal.

Price $2,000

Main Image

Ref.# 11840

Medium Albumen print from wet plate negative

Mount on original but split mount

Photo Date 1861  Print Date 1880c

Dimensions 11-3/4 x 8 in. (298 x 203 mm)

Photo Country United States (USA)

Photographer Country United States (USA)


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