Navy and Battleship Postcards and Photographs

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This sepia toned photograph features two sailors wearing dark uniforms seated on a metal box in the Boston Navy Yard. Both sailors are smiling. The sailor on the right is holding a cigarette in his left hand and his legs are stretched out in front of him with the sailor on the left has his arm wrapped around the. The sailor on the right also has his arm around the other sailor's shoulder. The back of the photograph identifies the photograph as being in the Boston Navy Yard in 1921.

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Boston Navy Yard 1921

Publication Date

4-4-1905

Time Period

1920-1929

Geographic Location

Boston, MA

Object Type

image

Format (original)

photograph: b&w

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Two-Sailors-Smiling_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.

Two Sailors in Dark Uniforms Smiling While Seated in the Boston Navy Yard

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