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Title
1845 Portrait of Captain Thomas Fallon
Contributor
Arbuckle, Clyde, 1903-1998 (collector)
Date Created and/or Issued
1845
1846
1847
1848
1849
1850
1851
1852
1853
1854
1855
Contributing Institution
San José Public Library. California Room
Collection
Historic Photograph Collection
Rights Information
Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. For more information on copyright or permissions for this image, please contact the California Room: http://www.sjlibrary.org/research/special/ca/contacts_index.htm
Description
Portrait of Captain Thomas Fallon, with caption, "A Free Lance." During the Bear Flag Revolt of 1846, Fallon led a group of volunteers to secure the Pueblo of San Jose. Ten years later, he came to live in San Jose. His home has been preserved as a museum, The Fallon House.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg2000
Scanned with Epson Perfection V350 Photo Scanner as a 600 dpi TIFF image in 16-bit Grayscale. Compressed into JPEG format and Auto Level image adjustment applied using Photoshop CS2.
Extent
5 3/4 x 7 3/4 in.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/arbuckle/id/405
Language
English
Subject
Men
Portraits
Bear Flag Revolt, 1846
Fallon, Thomas
Place
San Jose
California
Source
Clyde Arbuckle Photograph Collection

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