Navy and Battleship Postcards and Photographs

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Contributor

Underwood and Underwood from N. Messer N.Y.

Description

This black and white picture postcard features a nine men lined up behind a large torpedo that is resting on wheeled platforms in a workshop. The men are wearing overhauls and dirty work clothes. The title along the bottom of the card reads "A Mammoth Torpedo" and the photographer is listed in the lower right corner of the card. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for postage stamp placement.

Rights

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_A-mammoth-torpedo_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.

A Mammoth Torpedo, United State Navy

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