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Title
View of San Francisco [California]: taken from the western hill at the foot of Telegraph Hill, looking toward Rincon Point and Mission Valley
Creator
Bainbridge, Henry (active ca. 1851), artist Casilear, George W. (active ca. 1860), American, artist and publisher Sarony & Major (active ca.1846-ca. 1857), American, lithographer Atwill & Company (active ca. 1853), publisher
Date Created and/or Issued
c1851
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 looking south from Telegraph Hill. Yerba Buena cove, island, and harbor at left; wharves and city at right. Large, diverse group of men and women; including Chinese, Spaniards, miners, settlers and others; camp in tents, cook, carry bundles, tend livestock, walk, and drive in wagons in foreground.
Printed title (LC). Printed (LL): Drawn from nature by Henry Bainbridge & Geo[rge] W. Casilear; (LC, below title): Published by Geo[rge] W. Casilear, New York City, and by Atwill, San Francisco, California; (LR): Lith. of Sarony & Major, 117 Fulton St[reet], New York. Printed legend.
Type
image
Format
Print on paper: lithograph, hand colored 64.2 x 93.9 cm., dome top
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/tf8779p5hf
BANC PIC 1963.002:0586--E
Subject
California, Northern
Camping
Frontier & pioneer life
Harbors
San Francisco (Calif.)
Settlements
Women

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