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[Pacific Coast Mail Steamship Company building and wharf, San Diego]
Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1877]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
Restricted original.
Use of original by permission of the Manager of the California History Room.
Attributed to Carleton Watkins - reasonably certain Library's collection of mammoth prints printed from negatives by Watkins.
View of Pacific Coast Steamship Company warehouses and pier at foot of Fifth Street; shows three frame buildings, pier with railroad tracks leading out into the harbor; sacks stacked and on horse drawn wagons, curved railroad tracks in foregroung, ship docked at the end of the pier. Point Loma Peninsula in background.
Alonzo Horton's "New Town" San Diego. Horton built long wharf at foot of Fifth Street.
Restricted original.
Negative, no. 6,274 (4 x 5 in. and 70 mm) and color transparency; 8 x 10 in. copy print in Ring Binder 2, no. 28 and 8 x 10 in. copy print in Photo Collection, accession no. 2004-0680, San Diego County: San Diego: Waterfront & Wharves: Pacific Coast Steamship Co.
Nonprojected graphic
1 photographic print mounted on linen : albumen ; 15 x 21 in. on mount 16 1/4 x 22 1/8 in.
Pacific Coast Steamship Company--Photographs
Piers & wharves--California--San Diego
Carts & wagons--California--San Diego
Ships--California--San Diego
Shipping--California--San Diego
San Diego (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Mammoth plates
Albumen prints
San Diego
San Diego (Calif.)

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