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Decode a Tezos hexadecimal operation

I ran tezos-baker with the -l option to see all the RPC calls it makes to construct a block. Eventually, I see this: >>>>220: http://10.10.10.203:20001/keys/...
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How do I base58 encode the chain ID using Python?

When Tezos needs to sign a baking or endorsement operation payload, byte 0 will be a 0x01 for a baking operation or 0x02 for an endorsement operation. Bytes 1-5 in the operation payload contain the ...
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base58 prefixes

Module Prefix in src/lib_crypto/base58.ml has lines such as let ed25519_public_key_hash = "\006\161\159" (* tz1(36) *). How does one get "\006\161\159" from tz1(36)?