AUCTION 23

 
 

How the California Mines are Worked

 
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210. [LETTER SHEET: CALIFORNIA]. How the California Mines are Worked [above title, below image] Published at the Wide West Office, 184 Clay Street, San Francisco. | Anthony & Baker SC. [in block, lower right]. San Francisco: Wide West Office, [before August 12, 1854]. Woodcut engraving, on white wove paper, of various types of mining including: underground mining, men wheeling an ore cart out of mine entrance in hillside; miners panning for gold and using a long tom; a well; a sluice with flume behind. Under glass, matted, gilt frame. Visible sheet size: 24.6 x 19.5 cm. Light crease at left edge.  A fine copy.

     Baird 104. Clifford Sale (Letter Sheets) 101, Plate 35.

($800-1,200)

Auction 23 Abstracts

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