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This color postcard features a white ship docked on a tree-lined coast. White four white houses can be seen on the hill up the coastline. The title along the top of the card reads "U. S. Receiving Ship "Philadelphia," showing officers' quarters, Bremerton, Washington." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard printed in the United States and provides publisher information, as well as, indication for correspondence, address, and postage stamp placement.
Edward H. Mitchell
Postcards; United States. Navy
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Naval Battleship Subcollection
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