Content/DescriptionStreet lined with numerous wooden barrels; two steam trolley cars in center; First Congregational Church, Nob Hill, St. Mary's Cathedral, and the Parrot Building identified. View looking west from Montgomery.
San Francisco: [Looking up California Street from Montgomery]
1 print : chromolithograph ; 27.5 x 37.8 cm.
The Bancroft Library
Another copy in the Honeyman Collection [BANC PIC 1963.002:0212--C], The Bancroft Library, is dated (handwritten on mount) 1862 and has a printed label on verso: No. 12 Ed. Hildebrandt. Strassen in St. Francisco mit einem Dampf-Omnibus. Chromofacsimilirt nach der Aquarelle aus der Sammlung des Herrn Richard Goehde. Verlag von R. Wagner, Berlin, Mauerstrasse 36. Resembles a view published as part of an album of famous city views, Vue d'Optique, by Wincklemann & Sohne of Berlin (cf. Peters, Harry T., California on Stone, p.128) Printed title (LL in image): San Francisco. Printed signature (LR in image): E. Hildebrandt. Handwritten (below print): Looking up California Street from Montgomery.
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