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Title
The longest wharf in the world, at Santa Monica
Creator
Pierce, C. C. (Charles C.), 1861-1946
Date Created and/or Issued
1893 or later
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Image of the Southern Pacific Wharf, also known as the Long Wharf at the Port of Los Angeles, with a ship docked at the end and several ships in the water, in Santa Monica, California. A locomotive is seen leaving the wharf and heading back to the shore.
"281. The longest wharf in the world, at Santa Monica."--text, on item. "Souvenir of California Pierce Photo 515 N. Main st, Los Angeles, Cal"--text, printed in front margin. Advertisement for Pierce Photo on verso. Title transcribed from item; date supplied by cataloger based on the history of the Long Wharf, which opened in 1893.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : print ; mount 13 x 21.5 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/19769
Subject
Long Wharf (Santa Monica, Calif.)
Locomotives
Schooners
Wharves
Southern Pacific Railroad Company
Railroad trains
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Santa Monica (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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