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Title
San Francisco-California
Contributor
Hess, Frederick
Date Created and/or Issued
c1874
Publication Information
[San Francisco] : Frederick Hess publisher
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2002-0279.
Central scene of San Francisco surrounded by 22 vignettes of buildings with captions below each building. Central scene shows a panorama of San Francisco from a position west of Powell Street between Sacramento and California Streets looking towards the bay; strolling couples and lush vegetation in foreground.
Vignettes (clockwise from upper left): Nevada Block; Calvary Church; Sansome Street; Palace Hotel; City Hall; Grand Hotel; London & SFR Bank; St. Mary's Cathedral; Cliff House; Lick House; The White House; Occidental Hotel; Corner Geary and Kearny Street; Corner First and Market Street; California Street; P.M.S.S. Co's Wharf-Off for China and Japan; Montgomery Street; Mercantile Library-Bush Street; California Street. Corner Sansome; Oriental Block; Murphy, Grant & Co's Building-Sansome Street; Russ House-Montgomery Street.
Type
image
Format
Pictorial works.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 print : steel engraving ; 12 1/4 x 27 in.
Identifier
(C)001384301CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVV-7571
Language
English
Subject
Buildings--California--San Francisco
Hotels--California--San Francisco
Streets--California--San Francisco
Churches--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Pictorial works
Prints
Engravings
Panoramic views
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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