FlumeElevating Water Wheel

Flume/Elevating Water Wheel

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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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
Date made
n.d.
maker
Britton & Rey
place made
United States: California, San Francisco
Measurements
image: 10 in x 7 3/8 in; 25.4 cm x 18.7325 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3874
catalog number
60.3874
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
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Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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