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Tremendous excitement [execution of Whittaker and McKenzie]
Justh, Quirot & Co. (active ca. 1851-ca. 1852), lithographer and publisher
Date Created and/or Issued
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Bancroft Library
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
Honeyman (Robert B., Jr.) - Collection of Early Californian and Western American Pictorial Material
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Large crowd of men and women gathered to witness two men hanging from upper story of building.
Printed title (LC). Printed (LC, below title): Samuel Whittaker and Robert Mc Kenzie rescued from the authorities and hung by the Vigilance Committee, on Sunday, August 24th at 3 o'clock P.M. in the presence of fifteen thousand people; (LC, below title): Lith. & Publ. by Justh, Quirot & Co., Calif[ornia], corner Montg[omery] st[reet]s, S[an] F[rancisco].
Print on tinted paper: lithograph 21.2 x 25.5 cm., image on sheet 45 x 28.7 cm.
BANC PIC 1963.002:0151 (variant)--B
California, Northern
San Francisco (Calif.)

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