Navy and Battleship Postcards and Photographs

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This sepia toned picture postcard features a naval ship in a dry dock with buildings behind it. The title along the top of the card reads "U. S. S. Oregon in dry dock, Navy Yard, Puget Sound, Washington. 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. The postage stamp area is damaged where the stamp was removed. The card is postmarked Bremerton, Washington, April 10. The year on the postmark is illegible. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mr. Guy Whitney in Winona, Mississippi.

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Hello Guy:- How is this? Just visited the Navy Yards in Bremerton on the coast. Clair.

Publication Date

1900

Publisher

Pacific Novelty Co.

Object Type

image

Format (original)

Postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_U.S.S.-Oregon-in-dry-dock-Navy-Yard-Puget_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 Oregon in Dry Dock, Navy Yard, Puget Sound, Washington

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