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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.