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Title
Private Signals of the merchants of New York and San Francisco [California]
Creator
Gifford, Charles B. (active ca. 1858-ca. 1868), publisher Nagel, Louis (active ca. 1844-ca. 1873), German, printer
Date Created and/or Issued
c1858
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
Images of 127 signal flags with merchants identified below. Image in upper center of border shows sailing ship moored at Lombard Dock (San Francisco), flanked by medallions with allegorical images identified as "Eureka," and "Excelsior," (representing state of California and New York?) and a train.
Printed title (UC). Printed (LC, within image): Lith. print. in colors by L. Nagel, San Francisco; (LC): Entered... 1858 by C. B. Gifford... ; (LC): Respectfully dedicated to the merchants of San Francisco by Charles B. Gifford.
Type
image
Format
Print on paper: lithograph, color 111.5 x 76.8 cm., visible image
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/tf429008x6
BANC PIC 1963.002:1492--FR
Subject
Business enterprises
California, Northern
New York
San Francisco (Calif.)

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