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Title
P.M.S.S. Co's. Steamer "City of Peking" in the California dry dock at Hunters' Point
Contributor
Thomas Houseworth & Co
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1876]
Publication Information
San Francisco, Cal. : Thomas Houseworth & Co, Photographers
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
Restricted original.
Use of original by permission of the Manager of the California History Room.
Description
2007-0425.
Bow and port side view of the Pacific Mail Steamship Company's "City of Peking" in dry dock at Hunter's Point, San Francisco with two men on the bow of the ship. Shows water mark on the side of the ship. Text below the photo including description: "Length 423 feet, Breadth 45 feet, Depth 38 feet, Total Capacity 5,500 Tons. John Roach & Sons, Builders."
Restricted original.
Negative, no. 9,530 (4 x 5 in. color transparency) and 70 mm.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print mounted on board :8 : albumen ; 20 3/8 x 15 3/4 in. image on mount 28 x 21 7/8 in.
Identifier
(C)001387733CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-1030
Language
English
Subject
Pacific Mail Steamship Company--Photographs
Vessels--California--San Francisco
Boat & ship industry--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Albumen prints
Mammoth plates
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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