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Merchant's Exchange, San Francisco

Merchant's Exchange, San Francisco

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Object Name
Newspaper Clipping
news clipping
Object Type
date made
associated date
1852 - 1857
graphic artist
Peirce, Joshua H.
original artist
Waud, William
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Physical Description
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
overall: 19.6 cm x 27.2 cm; 7 23/32 in x 10 23/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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