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This color postcard features a large naval ship on the water with land behind it in the distance. The ship has four funnels/stacks in the center, one of which has two white strips near the top. A cage/lattice mast is on the forecastle end of the ship while a pole mast is near the stern end of the ship. The title along the bottom of the card reads "U. S. Cruiser Colorado, Puget Sound Navy Yard." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information, as well as, indication for correspondence, address, and postage stamp placement.
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Lowman and Hanford Company
Puget Sound, Washington
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Naval Battleship Subcollection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University