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Execution of Hetherington and Brace

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Date made: n.d.
Maker: Britton & Rey
Place: San Francisco, California
Image size: Image: 8 1/8 x 10 3/8 in.; 20.6375 x 26.3525 cm
ID number: DL*60.3827
Negative number: 2003-31993


Description:

Black and white print depicting the hanging of two men on July 29, 1856. A gallows is located in an area surronded by a military guard standing at attention. A large crowd is gathered in the streets and on top of buildings adjacent to the scene. Business signs on buildings in background.