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Greetings from San Francisco baggage handlers, 1873

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Greetings from San Francisco baggage handlers, 1873

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The is the second of two stereograph/postcards sent to Henry Thurston Clark from railroad baggage handlers in San Francisco. Clark sent a piece of baggage from Halifax, Nova Scotia, to San Francisco and back. The image on this card is of the El Capitan, a railroad ferry.

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  • Title: Greetings from San Francisco baggage handlers, 1873
  • Creator: Thomas Houseworth & Co.
  • Creation Date: 1873-09-18
  • Subject Date: 1873-09-18
  • Town: Halifax, San Francisco
  • State: CA, NS
  • Media: Stereograph, ink
  • Local Code: 2005-01.01
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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