Tremendous Excitement!

Tremendous Excitement!

Description (Brief)
Black and white print depicting a street scene in front of a row of wooden warehouses. A large crowd is gathered to witness the hanging of two men (Samuel Whittaker and Robert Mc Kenzie) from the hoists of two of the warehouses. The letter on the reverse of the print describes the event in detail.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
n.d.
maker
Justh, Quirot & Company
place made
United States: California, San Francisco
Measurements
image: 7 1/4 in x 9 7/8 in; 18.415 cm x 25.0825 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3808
catalog number
60.3808
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Horseback Riding
Communication, letter writing
Horses
Miners
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Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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