Image ID Number 2056177, WA Photos 259, Yale Collection of Western Americana, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
Creator/Contributor: George Robinson Fardon
Location: San Francisco
This image was the title vignette to Fardon's (1856) San Francisco Album.Image with Details
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