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Title: "The Wreck of the Steam Ship SAN FRANCISCO"

Accession Number: 1983.89.14
Category: PRINTS - LITHOGRAPHS
Type: color lithograph
Maker: Currier, N.; Buttersworth, James E.
Place:
Date: 1854
Materials:
Description: Color lithograph: "THE WRECK OF THE STEAM SHIP "SAN FRANCISCO"". Ships ANTARCTIC and THREE BELLS taking passengers off the foundering SAN FRANCISCO (bu. 1853, foundered and lost same year). Published in 1854 by N. Currier. Below image, at left: "Paint. by F.E. Buttersworth" (sic), at right: "LITH. BY N. CURRIER."

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