Navy and Battleship Postcards and Photographs

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This black and white photograph features four sailors wearing dirty white uniforms and hats standing on the deck of a ship while eating watermelons. The poles for the masts, a bell, and the funnels/stacks are visible behind them. The back of the photograph has the number "51" written in pencil in the center.

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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 reproduce is required.

Publication Date

1900

Object Type

image

Format (original)

photograph: b&w

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Three-Sailors-Eating-Watermelons_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.

Four Sailors Eating Watermelon

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