Navy and Battleship Postcards and Photographs

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This color postcard features a naval cruiser on the water with a view of buildings on the coast in the distance behind it. The cruiser features one large funnel/stack emitting smoke, two pole masts, and a United States flag flying on the stern. An image of an eagle in the center of two United States flags is in the upper left corner of the card. The title in the lower left reads "U. S. Dynamite Cruiser Vesuvius." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information, as well as, indication for address and postage stamp placement. An image of an eagle carrying a U. S. flag shield is in the upper left corner.

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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

Publisher

Illustrated Postal Card Co.

Object Type

image

Format (original)

Postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_U.S.-Dynamite-Cruiser-Vesuvius_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 Dynamite Cruiser Vesuvius

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