May 22, 2008 - Sale 2147

Sale 2147 - Lot 238

Price Realized: $ 270
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 80 - $ 120
(INSPECTOR'S CERTIFICATE.) "California." Partly Printed Document Accomplished in Manuscript, certifying the worthiness of the steamer "California" under the command of R. Whiting. One page, small folio; Signed by Inspectors W. W. Vanderbilt and William Bushnell. San Francisco, 14 February 1853

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The "California" was built in 1848 in New York City. At the time of her inspection she was "used for the transportation of Passengers & Freight."