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Title
Leaving the diggings
Creator
Seamon, Victor (active ca. 1853), artist
Date Created and/or Issued
1853
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
Prospectors making their way towards port town. Two men at left (saying farewells?); two in center come along path looking toward distant town and sidewheel steamship; horseman rides across open plain in middle distance.
Handwritten title (LC). Handwritten (LR): 1853, Victor Seamon. Handwritten poem entitled "William and Maria" on verso. See also 1963.002:0223--A - 1963.002:0225--A (all are from the same notebook now mounted as group).
Type
image
Format
Drawing on paper: watercolor, pen, and pencil 16.6 x 19.3 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/tf987012bt
BANC PIC 1963.002:0226--A
Subject
Gold rushes
Miners

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