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This color postcard features a naval battleship out on the open water at night. United States flags fly on each end of the ship, three funnels/stacks are in the center of the ship, and a mast is on either side of the funnels/stacks. The moon is visible in the dark night sky. The title in the lower left reads "U. S. Battleship Virginia." 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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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University