1 photograph: ambrotype; quarter plate, visible image 6.8 x 8.8 cm. BANC PIC 1905.16242:060—CASE, Cased photographs and related images from The Bancroft Library pictorial collections, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Creator/Contributor: Unidentified photographer
Location: San FranciscoImage with Detail
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