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Title:
Royal journey, the : Bilbao: visit by H.M. the Queen Regent to the Orconera mine, run by the "Orconera Iron Ore C Limited" and to the Del Carmen factory in Baracaldo run by the "Blast Furnace Company", on the 17th of September
Document number:
2649
Author:
Comba, Juan
Engraver:
Rico
Printer:
Establecimiento tipografico "Sucesores de Rivadeneyra", Madrid
Book/ Album / Dossier:
Ilustracin espaola y americana, la : museo universal : peridico de ciencias, artes, literatura, industria y conocimientos tiles
Format date:
1887
Topic date:
1887
Physical description:
1 24 x 23 cm engraving on a 40 x 28 cm page
Notes:
8th of October 1887 edition. Autographed page. (From life). "H.M. visited everything at length, witnessed several unusual tasks from her festooned grandstand; she saw them form the phrase, Long Live the Queen, in liquid, incandescent iron, and she also saw how they built a piece of Bessemer steel rail in just a few minutes [which was offered to the Queen as a souvenir]".
Subjects:
Art and Architecture-Civil buildings-Factories-Mine industry
Place names:
Barakaldo - Bizkaia
Signature:
KM :(05) ILU ESP-AOXXXI-NXXXVIII-P.204
Location:
Koldo Mitxelena Kulturunea
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