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Pacific Mail Steam Ship Company's Steamer : Great Republic. [plus two columns of text ship and engine sizes.]

  • ARTIST: Charles Parsons

  • PUBLISHER: Published by L. R. Menger, 22 Dey Street, N.Y.

  • MEDIUM: Lithograph printed in color,

    DATE: c.1867.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 19 x 35 1/4" (48.2 x 89.6 cm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Endicott & Co. Lith. 59 Beekman St. New York. Built by Henry Steers. The Steamship Great Republic was built in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, and launched November 8, 1866. She went into service as a passenger liner on the United States west coast. She was lost on a run between Portland, Oregon, and San Francisco running aground on Sand Island April 19, 1879.


  • CONDITION: Overall good condition, several tears and a small puncture in the sky, all skillfully repaired.