Navy and Battleship Postcards and Photographs

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This color postcard features a naval ship in a dry dock with buildings seen behind it. The title along the bottom of the card reads "1192 Dry Dock Puget Sound Naval Station Washington." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for correspondence placement and instructions for the type of postage stamp to use. A green one cent Benjamin Franklin postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Silvana, Washington, June 26, 1908. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss. Sophia Rinwald in St. Paul Minnesota.

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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

6-28-1908

Publisher

Lowman and Hanford Company

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Silvana, WA

Object Type

image

Format (original)

Postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Dry-Dock-Puget-Sound-Navel-Station-Washington_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.

Ship in Dry Dock, Puget Sound Naval Station, Washington, United States Navy

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