James Stuart hung by the Vigilance Committee on Market Street Wharf on the 11th of July 1851.

James Stuart hung by the Vigilance Committee on Market Street Wharf on the 11th of July 1851.

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Description (Brief)
Black and white print depicting the hanging of a man (James Stuart) on July 11, 1851. A large crowd is gathered around the gallows on the wharf and on a sailing vessel and small boats in the harbor.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
Date made
After 1851-07-11
n.d.
maker
Justh, Quirot & Company
place made
United States: California, San Francisco
Measurements
image: 7 5/8 in x 10 5/8 in; 19.3675 cm x 26.9875 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3828
catalog number
60.3828
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Architecture, Commercial Buildings
Municipal Government
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols
Civic Associations
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Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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