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The miner's Ten Commandments
Eastman, Harrison (1823-1886), American, artist Anthony & Baker (active 1850s), engraver Sun Print (active ca. 1850), printer
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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Eleven marginal views illustrating bad habits of miner including: claim jumping, gambling, household chores, family life, gaming, working, and partnerships. Upper image includes elephant pointing to commandments.
Printed title (MC). Printed (within some images): H. Eastman, del; Anthony & Baker. Printed (LC): Sun print, San Francisco/Entered... 1853 by James M. Hutchings... California, Orders, pre-paid, addressed Box H, Placerville, El Dorado Co[unty], Cal[ifornia]. Each image numbered.
Print on tinted paper: wood engraving 28.5 x 23.4 cm., image on sheet 28.5 x 46.8 cm.
BANC PIC 1963.002:0093 (variant 2)--B
Frontier & pioneer life
Gold rushes
Manners & customs

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