48 - Reflection of El Capitan in the Merced River
New York: E. & H.T. Anthony & Co, (c.1870). Stereoview. Albumen photograph [9.5 cm x 16 cm] on an orange/cream Anthony Co. mount [10 cm x 18 cm] Printed 'Glories of the Yo-semite, California' paper label on the back. Minor rubbing to extremities of mount with faint general age-toning. Item #1846
Nice image of El Capitan reflected in a still Merced River.
"Tu-tock-ah-nu-lah (Great Chief), or El Capitan, is situated on the North side of the Valley, East of the Three Graces and near Inspiration Point. This immense Cliff is 3,300 feet high, and is considered by many to be the most sublime feature of the Valley." - from label.
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