Navy and Battleship Postcards and Photographs

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This color postcard features a large white naval ship in the water. A Unites States flag flies on the stern and a naval flag flies on a the bow. The title along the top of the card reads "Battleship "Illinois", Bay View." A new year's wish is handwritten diagonally on the upper right of the card. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Yanktown, South Dakota, Dec. 30, 1928. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mrs. B. F. Hoover in Morrison, Whiteside County, Illinois.

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Publication Date

1900

Publisher

Souvenir Postcard Co.

Geographic Location

Yanktown, SD

Object Type

image

Format (original)

Postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Battleship-�Illinois�-Bow-View_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.

Battleship Illinois, Bay View, Unites States Navy

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