|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Caption||The Lumber Drogher "Electra"|
The sailing ship Electra.
The Electra was built in 1875 at Little River, California, by shipbuilder, Thomas H. Petersen.
At 92.59 tons, the ship was a two-masted single deck schooner measuring 89 feet in length x 29 feet in width and 7 feet in depth. This type of slow, awkward coasting vessel was called a "drogher". Her home port was San Francisco.
|Print size||12.5 cm x 17 cm|
|Credit line||Emery Escola Collection|
Petersen, Thomas Heinrich, 1836 - 1915