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Flume Elevating 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
Stationery
Lithograph
Date made
n.d.
maker
Britton & Rey
place made
United States: California, San Francisco
Measurements
image: 9 7/8 in x 7 1/2 in; 25.0825 cm x 19.05 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3807
catalog number
60.3807
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Communication, letter writing
Miners
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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