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Pacific Mail Steamship Company, trans-Pacific sailing list and calendar, 1898
Brown & Bley, publisher
Kemble, John Haskell, 1912-1990, donor
Date Created and/or Issued
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Huntington Library
Prints and Ephemera
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The broadside from Pacific Mail Steamship Company is in Chinese and provides information on the schedule between San Francisco - Hong Kong and Hong Kong - San Francisco; at the top of the broadside is a Chinese calendar; next to, and below, the calendar are advertisements for various companies; below the advertisements is the schedule for the vessels and connecting trains in San Francisco; the names of eight PMSSCO vessels have been translated into Chinese, including the Peru and the Peking. "10/74 ca. 1880 MKS 95"--top right corner, in ms., in pencil. "1898 RyRxo 200-"--on mat, lower right corner, in ms., in pencil.
Print ; image 58.4 x 42.8 cm (23 x 16 7/8 in.) ; overall 60.6 x 46.1 cm (23 7/8 x 18 1/8 in.)
priJHK 00556
Advertising--Shipping--19th century
Advertising--Transportation--19th century
Paddle steamers--19th century--Pictorial works
Passenger ships--United States--19th century
Shipping--Pacific Ocean--History--19th century
Marine prints--19th century
Pacific Mail Steamship Company
Pacific Mail Steamship Company--Public Relations
Steamboat lines--United States--History
John Haskell Kemble Collection
Pacific Mail Steamship Company
Prints and Ephemera, Huntington Digital Library

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