UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library > Honeyman (Robert B., Jr.) - Collection of Early Californian and Western American Pictorial Material > Surrender of James P. Casey and Charles Cora to the Vigilance Committee on Sunday, May 18th 1856 [San Francisco, California]

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Title
Surrender of James P. Casey and Charles Cora to the Vigilance Committee on Sunday, May 18th 1856 [San Francisco, California]
Creator
Huestis, Charles B. (active ca. 1856-ca. 1859), artist
Date Created and/or Issued
[1856]
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
Includes image of jail surrounded by armed crowds; canon faces jail as prisoner is escorted to carriage.
Printed title (LC). Printed (LR, within image): Huestis; (LC, above title):The Revolution of the People, the county jail in San Francisco besieged by three thousand citizen soldiers, armed and equipped. Handwritten letter dated 1856 (on verso). Blind Stamp (LL): (Illegible). For variant see 1963.002:0115--B.
Type
image
Format
Print on paper: engraving 10.3 x 19.8 cm., image on sheet 25.2 x 39.8 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/tf3z09p2wq
BANC PIC 1963.002:0116--B
Subject
Buildings
California, Northern
Criminals
Events
Military personnel
San Francisco (Calif.)

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