Past & Present of California

Past & Present of California

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Description (Brief)
Black and white print of two circlular views, one depicting passengers disemarking from a sailing vessel, and the other a steamship with paseengers coming and going on a gangplank. These views are surrounded by smaller ones of men working the mines and plowing a field, a stagecoach, a steamship, and a public school. An elephant is at the center top of the image. This is an unused folded letter sheet with the image on its first page.
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: 7 7/8 in x 10 3/8 in; 20.0025 cm x 26.3525 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3809
catalog number
60.3809
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Education
Wild Animals
Carriages
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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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