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Burning of the Steamship "GOLDEN GATE", July 27 1862.
Paddlewheel steamship ablaze headed to right in image. Two lifeboats full of passengers at center foreground, a third off to left. People jumping off left end ship. Remainder of title: " On her Voyage from San Francisco to Panama, having on board 1,400,000 in treasure, 242 Passengers and a crew of 95 persons of whom only about 100 are known to have been saved." From the Inventory Listing of Sidney A. Alpert "Burning of the Steamship "Golden Gate"/ (8.2 z 12.6) - S "
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