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Wreck of the Atlantic
Dec 17, 1886

 


Wreck "Atlantic"   1886  Ocean Beach
(reverse)

 


Wreck of the Whaler "Atlantic" near Cliff House, Dec 17, 1886     Taber Photo, San Francisco

 


close-up


reverse

 

Photographs from an ebay post (not purchased)


 

 



Daily Alta California - 18 December 1886

 


New York Tribune - December 18, 1886

 


New York Times - Dec 18 1886

 


San Francisco Chronicle - 18 Dec 1886

 


San Francisco Chronicle - 21 Dec 1886                                                                                                          

 


San Francisco Chronicle - 23 Dec 1886                                                                                                                

 


San Francisco Chronicle - 25 Dec 1886

 


San Francisco Chronicle - 16 Jan 1887

 


Santa Cruz Sentinel - 27 January 1887

 

 

Thirteen years later, a portion of the wreck is still visible...


San Francisco Call, 26 March 1899
 

 

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