Sundry Amusement in the Mines

Description (Brief)
Black and white print on blue paper depicting four mining scenes. "A Sundays Amusement" shows two miners washing clothes in a stream, "A Daily Plesasure" shows two miners cooking in their cabin, and two additional views with titles torn off show the miners sewing and fighting off a bear. This is an unused folded letter sheet with the image on its first page.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
n.d.
maker
Britton & Rey
place made
United States: California, San Francisco
Measurements
image: 7 3/8 in x 9 3/4 in; 18.7325 cm x 24.765 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3812
catalog number
60.3812
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Wild Animals
Eating
Drinking
Miners
Communication, letter writing
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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