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"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).
Unmediated Sheet Portraits. Nonprojected graphic
1 print : lithograph ; 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
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