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A. W. Von Schmidt's improved dredging machine, Oakland Harbor Works, California
Britton & Rey (active 1851-1902), lithographer
Date Created and/or Issued
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Bancroft Library
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
Honeyman (Robert B., Jr.) - Collection of Early Californian and Western American Pictorial Material
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Barge with dredging equipment in bay; pipe extending to landfill in distance; blue clay mud flats being dredged in foreground; reclaimed land and city in distance.
Printed title (LC). Printed (LC, below title): Now working under contract with Colonel George H. Mendell, Corps of Engineers, U.S.A./May, 1884; (LL): Lith. Britton & Rey, S[an] F[rancisco]. Handwritten (on verso): This was the type of dredge used for filling in Cambridge Flats. Printed legend.
Print on paper: lithograph, color 48.2 x 61.3 cm.
BANC PIC 1963.002:0828--C
California, Northern
Environmental degradation
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)

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