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‘Wawona’ 28 feet diameter, 275 feet high Mariposa Grove, 1885

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3089C/64

Scope and Contents

203 x 305 mm. A view of the base of Wawona, the famous Sequoia tree through which a hole measuring 11 feet by 8 feet has been cut. A coach is passing through the hole, while two couples pose at either side of the tree. Mariposa Grove situated in the Yosemite National Park, contains about 200 giant Sequoia.


  • Creation: 1885


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2016-08-10 15:07:03+00:00

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