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San Francisco Panorama
Seven-part panoramic view of the San Francisco Bay extending from Happy Valley to Rincon Point, taken in the spring of 1851 by an unknown photographer from 1st and Howard Streets. Businesses and other features captured include: Portsmouth Plaza, Oriental Hotel, Happy Valley Market, Happy Valley Bakery, Ocean House, Cottage Content, People's Market, Vulcan Foundry, Pacific Iron Works, Sutter House, the steamer C. M. Weber, abandoned ships, a laundry woman, and shipbuilding works.
7 plate daguerreotype panorama, each whole-plate daguerreotype measuring 19 x 24 cm. Plates 1-6 are framed together.
San Francisco Panorama, San Francisco Panorama, 1851, DAG 11C, California Historical Society, DAG-11C
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Materials in this collection, which were created in 1851, are in the public domain of the United States. Permission to publish or reproduce is not required.
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