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Catalog Number 1996.026.001
Description Ellenwood French Guiet Carriage, 1885. 1) 19th century Brougham Carriage; black with yellow stripe for single or pair of horses. 2) assortment of tack with family initials; lanterns in box inside carriage.
Object Name Carriage
Collection 3D - Land Transportation Tools & Equipment
Title Ellenwood French Guiet Carriage, 1885
Date 1885
Creator Million & Guiet, Paris
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text "MILLION & GUIET S/N 4955" (on the hub)
Provenance Owned by Dr. C.N. Ellinwood of San Francisco. Driven by coachman Carl Anderson.
Notes Described As the Last Horse Drawn Carriage in S.F.

Erik Jensen, Member National Carriage Association: Notes: 6/3/09 Splinter bar single or pair could have been pulled by single horse; splinter bar removable foreshafts (?) full cut under

Notes by Christine in conversation with Anne Ellinwood, May 29, 1996. Carriage was owned by her grandfather and used to transport her entire family to Golden Gate Park in 1893 for the first football game between Stanford and Cal. A video was made by KTVU about the buggy, seen by a personal friend of Mrs. Ellinwood's in Hawaii on CNN, and Ellinwood's personal videographer taped the buggy's transport from San Francisco by SMCHA.
Dimensions H-78 W-68.25 D-130 inches
Search Terms Anderson, Carl
Ellinwood, Dr. C.N.
San Francisco
Subjects Carriages & coaches
People Ellinwood, Anne
Ellinwood, C.N.
Anderson, Carl