Residence of William Chapman Ralston, Belmont, Calif. [graphic]. ca. 1874.


Residence of William Chapman Ralston, Belmont, Calif. [graphic]. ca. 1874.

Views of opulent country mansion of William C. Ralston, depicting exterior, interiors and estate grounds.

4 photographic prints on 2 mounts : albumen ; images 15 x 23 cm. or smaller.


SNAC Resource ID: 7815781

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