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Timbuctoo, Yuba County, California, 1862
Timbuctoo, Yuba County, California, 1862
Publisher:
Date:
1862
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
18.4 x 29.9 cm (image); 21.7 x 35.7 cm (sheet)
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Country:
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:
57.6.45
Acquisition Date:
1957-04-22
Credit Line:

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

Town of Timbuctoo in Yuba County; attached a letter written in 1862.
Small town with singel street; flag on pole, on right; hills being mined in background with flumes running through; few scattered trees.

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