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C. R. Savage photograph of a steamer, circa 1866

Identifier: MSS 7896 Series 1 Item 23

Scope and Contents

Photograph of the O. and O. Steamer Oceanic. It is docked at a pier and has four masts and a steam pipe, and there is a British flag in the back.


  • circa 1866

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the C. R. Savage landscape and family photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


1 photograph ; 18 x 25 cm.

Language of Materials



Annotation on front: "O. and O. Steamer Oceanic, San Francisco. Cal. C. R. Savage photo Salt Lake."


Annotation on back, handwritten: "The day this was taken, we had just landed in San Fran. and I purchased 1 dozen bananas for about 15 cents and ate them all. Yes I really had enough for that day. cannot remember dat but on another picture you will see me and can dran your own conclusions. Tim. Cap. clay Howdlette."

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States