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Title
[Thomas Sawyer]
Creator
Sewell, Daniel, 1836-
Date Created and/or Issued
[between 1886 and 1905]
Publication Information
San Francisco : Sewell
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Waist-length portrait.
2012-1282.
Born in Brooklyn in 1887, came to California in 1850, where settled in San Francisco. Worked as steamboat engineer, organized and was member of first volunteer fire department, ran saloon on Mission Street, worked for the San Francisco Customs House. Was friend of Mark Twain, who used his name for character in his book "Tom Sawyer."
Type
image
Format
Portraits.
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print on cabinet card ; 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.
Identifier
(C)001477947CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Sawyer, Thomas,, 1887-1906--Portraits
Pioneers--California--San Francisco
Fire fighters--California--San Francisco
Bartenders--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Portrait photographs
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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