Flume / Elevating Water Wheel

Description (Brief):

Black and white print on blue paper of two views in the California mine fields. The upper view depicts a long flume with two water wheels along it. The lower view depicts a water wheel in a mountainous area. Prospectors work at a trough along side the water wheel.

Date Made: n.d.

Maker: Britton & Rey

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: California, San Francisco

Subject: Communication, letter writingMiners


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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.3807Catalog Number: 60.3807

Object Name: lithographObject Type: StationeryLithograph

Measurements: image: 9 7/8 in x 7 1/2 in; 25.0825 cm x 19.05 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-6115-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_326028

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