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Title
California & Oregon Stage Company
Contributor
Britton & Rey
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1860]
Publication Information
S[an] F[rancisco] : Britton & Rey
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2005-0645.
View of a stagecoach pulled by a team of six horses depicting Horace Greeley's famous ride in 1859. Shows people inside the coach, Horace Greeley sitting next to the driver, Hank Monk, with people also on the top of the stage, Mount Shasta in the distance. Text below the image (center): California & Oregon Stage COmpany. / Carries Wells, Fargo & Cos. Express and the U.S. Mail. / View of Mount Shasta 14,442 ft. above the sea - on C. & P. Stage Route. Text to the left: Bradlsy Barlow, J.L. Sanderson, James W. Parker, Chas. C. Huntley Properitors. Text at the right: Lith. Britton & Rey, S.F. E.F. Hooker Superintendent.
Negative, no. 1,044 b/w and color transparency. Also have a b/w 8 x 10 in. copy print filed in the Photograph File: Transportation: Stages: California & Oregon Stage Company.
Type
image
Format
Pictorial works.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 print : lithograph ; 16 1/2 x 23 1/4 in. image in 25 x 31 in. frame.
Identifier
(C)001386931CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-0213
Language
English
Subject
California & Oregon Stage Company--Pictorial works
Stagecoaches--California--Siskiyou County
Shasta, Mount (Calif. : Mountain)--Pictorial works
Prints
Lithographs
Siskiyou County.--Pictorial works
Place
California
Siskiyou County
Shasta, Mount (Calif. : Mountain)

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