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Eureka Mill, Nevada

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LR in pen and ink: E. Fairman C.E.; Lower margin: Eureka Mill./ Brown & Hurd/ Gold and Silver Quartz Mill on Carson River, Nevada Territory./ Edwd Fairman, C.E (apparently Fairman was a civil engineer.)


Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA April 11, 1957

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875

Place Depicted

Nevada, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1160, fig. 262 (Folk artists)


Image: 25.4 x 37.9 cm (10 x 14 15/16 in.) Sheet: 33.2 x 44.5 cm (13 1/16 x 17 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink, colored crayon, and graphite pencil on paper


Prints and Drawings