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Title
Burning of the California clipper "Hornet," one thousand miles from land
Creator
Weir, Mr., artist
Date Created and/or Issued
[1866]
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
Scene of fire and shipwreck with survivors packed into rowboat, watching as ship burns in distance.
Printed title (LC). Printed (LC): Sketched by Mr. Weir.- [see page 614].
Type
image
Format
Print on paper: engraving, hand colored 27.6 x 38.1 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/tf4489p2s7
BANC PIC 1963.002:0961--B
Subject
Fires
Vessels

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