Navy and Battleship Postcards and Photographs

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Contributor

Muller, Enrique

Description

This color postcard features a white naval ship on the open water with five small boats nearby. A United States flag flies from the stern of the ship while a blue and white flag flies from the bow. A blue and white mast also flies from one of the two pole masts. The title in the bottom center reads "U. S. S. Olympia." Copyright information is in the lower right corner and "F. L. 279" is in the lower left. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence, address, and postage stamp placement.

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Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or

Publication Date

1900

Object Type

image

Format (original)

Postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_U.S.S.-Olympia_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Naval Battleship Subcollection

Repository

Manuscripts

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.MSState.edu.

United States Ship Olympia on the Open Water

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