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This sepia toned picture postcard features five smaller boats flying United States flags out on the open water in front of a large ship. The title along the bottom of the card reads "The las of the "Maine." Her final plunge, going down for the last time." Photographer information is in the lower right of the card. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence and address placement.
Postcards; Picture postcards; United States. Navy--Ships
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Naval Battleship Subcollection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University