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Title
[H.G. Morse]
Creator
Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912
Date Created and/or Issued
1893
Publication Information
San Francisco, Cal. : Taber
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2008-1215
PHOTO: PORTRAITS: MORSE, H. G.
Bust-length portrait of H.G. Morse in naval uniform of jacket and cap. "Will power is the strength H.G. Morse, S.S. Alameda, April 7th /93. To his little she 1/2 mate Mrs. Longley" -- handwritten on back. Below inscription is "Master of S.S. Alameda, Res. Palace Hotel S.F."
H.G. Morse was captain of the mail steamship, Alameda, of the Oceanic Steamship Company belonging to Spreckels. In 1885, involved in race between Alameda and Zealandia from San Francisco to Australia.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print on cabinet card ; 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.
Identifier
(C)001389327CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-2640
Subject
Ship captains--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Portrait photographs
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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