|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Caption||Wharf at Westport|
View of the wharf in Westport looking west; a steam schooner waiting to load lumber.
Westport was one of the busiest shipping points on the coast from 1860 - 1895. Many vessels were wrecked there.
Photograph printed from the original 5 x 7 glass plate.
|Print size||17 cm x 13 cm|
|Credit line||Emery Escola Collection|
Maxwell, Perley, 1869 - 1931
Jackson, Walter A., "The Doghole Schooners."
Sullenberger, Martha, "Dogholes and Donkey Engines: A Historical Resources Study of Six State Park System Units on the Mendocino Coast."