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Title
Washn A. Bartlett
Contributor
Jewett, William S. (William Smith), 1812-1873
Buttre, John Chester, 1821-1893
Date Created and/or Issued
1857
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
"Painted by Wm. S. Jewett, engraved by J.C. Buttre" -- on image.
2019-1251.
Three-quarters length portrait in uniform.
In: The star of the west : or, National men and national measures / by Anna Ella Carroll, facing page 278.
Washinton Allon Barlett was born circa 1816, died in 1865. Served in the U.S. Navy, including surveying duties. In 1844, joined sloop USS Portsmouth during which Mexican American War broke out. Designated by Commodore Montgomery in 1846 as alcalde in Yerba Buena. Served as first U.S. citizen as alcalde in San Francisco (Yerba Buena).
Type
image
Format
Unmediated
Sheet
Portraits.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 print : lithograph ; 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
Language
English
Subject
Bartlett, Washington A.--Portraits
United States. Navy--Officers--Portraits
Municipal officials--California--San Francisco
Military officers--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Biography--Portraits
Lithographs
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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