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Accession Number: 1996.31.5073.22
Type: 35 mm black-and-white negative
Maker: Mitchell, Carleton
Place: MEXICO; Belcher's Pnt.
Date: 1968
Description: 35 mm black-and-white negative; photographed by Carleton Mitchell; ruins of whale station and shark or turtle meat drying; Belcher's Point; Magdalena Bay; Mexico; possibly Ruth (later Mitchell) and Eula Daniels in view; taken on a cruise from Ensenada to Acapulco, Mexico; 1968; aboard Grand Banks 42 SANS TERRE; handwritten on original envelope "105-3" and "C12868" (corresponds to original Mitchell contact sheet); printed on negative frame number "22"; for other views of this cruise see 1996.31.5071 - 1996.31.5085. Ref: Carleton Mitchell's notes in the C. Mitchell manuscript collection in the G.W. Blunt White Library and "The Land of Cactus and Sunshine"; Motorboating Magazine March 1970; "Down the Mexican Coast"; Motorboating Magazine October 1971.

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