Scenes in a Miners Life

Scenes in a Miners Life

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Description (Brief)
Black and white print on blue paper depicting six views of a miners life. "Night in the Log Cabin", "Camping Out", "Going to work", "Hole gives out", "New diggings Struck", and "Next Day". 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: 9 3/4 in x 7 3/8 in; 24.765 cm x 18.7325 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3810
catalog number
60.3810
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Livestock
Drinking
Eating
Communication, letter writing
Miners
Furnishings
Music
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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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