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Title
McCarthy Album 07, Photograph 255
Contributor
Audrey Fullerton-Samora of Sacramento, great niece of William and Grace McCarthy, donated the William M. McCarthy Photograph Collection to the California State Archives in 1996
Date Created and/or Issued
1915
Publication Information
California State Archives, a division of the California Secretary of State's Office
Contributing Institution
California State Archives
Collection
McCarthy (William M.) Photograph Collection
Rights Information
© 2017 by the California State Archives, a division of the Secretary of State’s Office. Contact the owner for more information at ArchivesWeb@sos.ca.gov or (916) 653-2246.
Description
Caption: "Sloat Monument. Monument, Cal," c. 1915, shows the Commodore John Drake Sloat monument in Monterey, California. The monument was constructed in 1910 and commemorates the taking possession of California from Mexico in 1846 by Sloat and his men at Monterey, which was the capital city of Alta California during the Mexican era.
Type
image
Format
JPEG, scanned at 400 DPI, 24-bit color
Identifier
96-07-08-alb07-255
http://exhibits.sos.ca.gov/items/show/9279
http://exhibits.sos.ca.gov/files/original/4ae5f4fec00d59d754eacc23c0ff52cf.jpg
Language
English
Subject
Commodore John D. Sloat Monument, Monterey
Place
Monterey, California
Source
Image of an item within the William M. McCarthy Photograph Collection (96-07-08)

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