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Watkins #1520 - Mechanics' Institute, 1868.
Image courtesy of: Marilyn Blaisdell Photograph Collection (SFP 84) , San Francisco History Center, San Francisco Public Library
Photographers number:1520
Title:Mechanics' Institute, 1868.

Photographer:Carleton E Watkins   (Nov 11, 1829 — Jun 23, 1916;  Active approx. 1853 — 1896)
Publisher:Carleton Watkins
Format:Stereograph

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