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Day & Night of a Miners Life

Day & Night of a Miners Life

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Description (Brief)
Black and white print on blue paper depicting vignettes of a miner's life in California. The central views show miners marching off to work during the day and relaxing around a campfire at night. In between these views are two views of miners with mules on the road and miners working at a mine. This is an unused folded letter sheet with the image on the 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 7/8 in x 7 1/8 in; 25.0825 cm x 18.0975 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3816
catalog number
60.3816
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Mules
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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