Navy and Battleship Postcards and Photographs

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Contributor

Muller, E. Jr. from N. Moser, N. Y.

Description

This black and white picture postcard features two men in uniform pants, bare chested and bare footed, boxing on the deck of a ship. A large group of uniformed sailors are gathered around, some seated and some standing, watching the match. The title handwritten along the bottom of the card reads "Boxing" and photographer information written in the lower right corner of the card. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence, address, and postage stamp placement.

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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)

Postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Boxing_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.

Sailors Boxing on Deck

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