Full Caption: “Eene waterplaats in Neder Californie” [A watering hole in Lower California]. From William Redmond Ryan, Advonturen gedurende een tweejarig verblijf in Californië (Haarlem: A. C. Kruseman, 1850; F865.R97). Rare Book and Special Collections Division. Full Caption: “Eene waterplaats in Neder Californie” [A watering hole in Lower California]. From William Redmond Ryan, Advonturen gedurende een tweejarig verblijf in Californië (Haarlem: A. C. Kruseman, 1850; F865.R97). Rare Book and Special Collections Division.

Pictured from an Anglo-Saxon point of view, William Redmond Ryan's drawings for his Personal Adventures in Upper and Lower California, 1848-9: With the Author's Experiences at the Mines portray Spanish-Mexican-mestizo life romantically rather than realistically.

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