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USA: Utah, Salt Lake City
Photograph on paper mounted on board
3 1/2"h x 7"w x 1/8"d
Gift of William Caleb Loring
Black-and-white stereocard photograph mounted on a light green card, showing a river. The river is surrounded by bushes or shrubbery on both sides. Above the river, to the right, is a gravel road with a train track on top. Although only the ties of the train track are visible in the left image of the stereo card, part of the rail is also visible in the right image. Behind the train track, in the upper right quadrant of each image, there is a mountain with a cave; behind it are more mountains. There is also a mountain or mesa above the left side of the river. Printed in black on the front of the card is "Central Pacific Railroad. / Illustrated by C. R. Savage. / Central Pacific Railroad. / Illustrated by C. R. Savage. / View in Palisades, Humboldt River." Printed in black on the back is "Photographic Scenes in Utah, Arizona, Montana, Idaho, / and / Wyoming Territories, / Views of the Most Interesting Points on the / Union Pacific, Central Pacific, and Utah Central Railroads, / Groups of Indians, / and Portraits of the Representative Men of Utah. / Taken by / C.R. Savage, / Pioneer Art Gallery, / East Temple St Salt Lake City, Utah." Handwritten in pencil along the top edge of the back is "J(?)LS."