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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. 1875]
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
2005-0718.
View of the bow of the Pacific Mail Steamship Company's "City of Peking" in dry dock at Hunter's Point, San Francisco with four men on the bow. "Length 423 feet, breadth 45 feet, depth 38 feet, total capacity 5,500 tons. John Roach & Sons, builders."
Restricted original.
Negative, no. 9,529 (70 mm) and (4 x 5 in. color transparency).
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print mounted on board : albumen ; 20 3/8 x 15 3/4 in. on mount 27 3/4 x 21 3/4 in.
Identifier
(C)001386824CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-0105
Language
English
Subject
Pacific Mail Steamship Company--Photographs
Boat & ship industry--California--San Francisco
Vessels--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Albumen prints
Mammoth plates
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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