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All Over The Map

The only known image of Fanny Palmer (L) was recently discovered in the collection of the Royal BC Museum by shipwreck hunter Matt McCauley; Palmer was one of the most well-known victims of the wreck of the steamship PACIFIC off the Washington cost in 1875. Palmer is buried in Victoria, BC. (Left: Image I-66189 courtesy of the Royal BC Museum; Right: Image of Fanny Palmer’s grave, circa 1875, courtesy Matt McCauley) A recent photo of Fanny Palmer’s grave in Victoria, BC. (Courtesy Matt McCauley) Image of the steamship PACIFIC, lost in 1875 off the Washington coast; the ship was recently discovered by a pair of Seattle area maritime historians, who continue to research and prepare for further exploration. (Public domain)
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