Photograph of panoramic view of Los Angeles Basin from Lookout Mountain, 1898. In the foreground at right, part of a grassy hill can be seen. In the background at center, large mountain ranges dotted with sparse amounts of vegetation are visible. In the far background at right, clusters of buildings can be seen at the bas of the mountain. Additional buildings are visible in the far background. Photoprint reads: "A.S. Cooper State Mineralogist. California State. Mining Field. Bureau Work 1898. Los Angeles View to the N.E. from Lookout Mountain. Photo by W.L. Watts. Ass't in Field"