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Laying of the Pacific Cable
Dec 13, 1902


 


(close-up with cliff house just behind flag)

 

 

 

two postcards on the event...

postcard, postmarked Oct 10-08

 

 


Image courtesy of the Pat Hathaway Collection

 


From a Sunset Advertisement
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Map showing cable route...



 


Leslie's Weekly
January 1 1903


 

 

 


 


                                                               San Francisco Call - 13 Dec 1902
                                                                Click above image for readable version. click here for PDF of full page
 


San Francisco Call - 14 December 1902

 

 

 

     

SF Call, Dec 15, 1902
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SF Chronicle, Dec 15, 1902
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SF Chronicle, Dec 5, 1902
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San Francisco Chronicle, Sept 6 1902
 

Sunset 1903-02.pdf

 

For more in-depth coverage of the Pacific Cable, I highly recommend:
http://atlantic-cable.com/CableCos/ComPacCable/index.htm