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Title
View of the conflagration from Telegraph Hill, San Francisco [California], night of May 3d, 1851/Map of the burnt district of San Francisco showing the extent of the fire
Creator
De Vere, J. (active ca. 1851), lithographer Noisy Carrier's Book and Stationary Co. (Ch. P. Kimball) (active ca. 1851-ca. 1856), publisher
Date Created and/or Issued
1851
Publication Information
Bancroft Library
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
Collection
Honeyman (Robert B., Jr.) - Collection of Early Californian and Western American Pictorial Material
Rights Information
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Description
View from Russian Hill(?) showing central commercial area engulfed in flames; harbor at left. Includes map of area with annotations.
Printed title (below images). Stamped (LR): Noisy Carrier's Publishing Hall, 77 Long Wharf, San Francisco, Charles P. Kimball, propretor [sic]. Handwritten annotations. Blind stamp (UC). Attribution to De Vere based on comparison to 1963,002:0160--A.
Type
image
Format
Print on paper: lithograph 27.1 x 21.2 cm., image on sheet 27.1 x 42.4 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/tf229007s1
BANC PIC 1963.002:0159--B
Subject
California, Northern
Events
Fires
San Francisco (Calif.)
Settlements

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