WA Prints +451, Image ID 1011337, Yale Collection of Western Americana, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
Creator/Contributor: Committee of Vigilance of San Francisco
Publisher: C. E. Lang
Location: San Francisco
Designed and drawn on stone by Charles Christian Nahl. Lithographed by Britton & Rey.Image with Details
Consuming Identities: Visual Culture in 19th Century San Francisco traces the growth of the commodified image industry in San Francisco during the nineteenth century, incorporating mass-reproduced visual representations of people into a broader history and explaining the cultural roots of modern celebrity.LEarn More