Cliff House Project

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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

 


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Photographs from an ebay post (not purchased)


 

 

Daily Alta California, 18 December 1886

 

New York Tribune, Saturday, December 18, 1886

 

 

New York Times, Dec 18 1886

 

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

San Francisco Call, 26 March 1899

(click above image for full article)

 

For further information on the wreck of the Atlantic, try here
 

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