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Title
[George A. Macomber]
Date Created and/or Issued
[18--]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Three-quarters length portrait.
1990-1709.
Born in New York State in 1814. Came with brothers Henry and Frederick overland to California in 1850. Worked the southern mines before buying sawmill, Bailey & Morgan. Eventually settled in Sonora where purchased orchards, developed business (Macomber Bros) dealing in fruit, cider, vinegar, champagne cider and pickles. Died in 1900.
Mr. Irving, Sonora
Type
image
Format
Portraits.
Pictorial works.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 drawing on cardboard mount : charcoal ; 15 x 13 in.
Identifier
(C)001490583CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Macomber, George--Portraits
Pioneers--California--Sonora
Gold miners--California
Farmers--California--Sonora
Merchants--California--Sonora
Sonora (Calif.)--Pictorial works
Portrait drawings
Charcoal drawings
Place
California
Sonora
Sonora (Calif.)

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