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The Great Pictorial Romance of the Age or Steam Ship Commodores & United States Mail Contractors
The Great Pictorial Romance of the Age or Steam Ship Commodores & United States Mail Contractors
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Date:
1855–1860
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
43.5 x 55.7 cm (image)
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Continent:
North America
Provenance:

Harry T. Peters (1881-1948), a wealthy New York coal merchant and sportsman, author of California on Stone (1935)

Accession Number:
57.6.34
Acquisition Date:
1957-04-22
Credit Line:

Gift of the Estate of Natalie W. Peters, Harry T. Peters, Jr. and Natalie P. Webster

Bigwheel boat on left with banner marked Baltic; 2 hobby horse boats center and right; California Mail Balloon in upper center