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1st Class Battleship "Maine."

American
1904–1909
Publisher The Hugh C. Leighton Co., Manufacturers, Portland, ME


Dimensions

Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2015.9726

Medium or Technique

Tinted halftone lithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: undivided. Used.
The H.C. Leighton Co., Portland, Me. Manufacturers of Postal Cards.
Made in Germany No. 1460.
Collector’s stamp: THE STEAMSHIP HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, INC.

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled. Sent 1905 from Ixford, ME to New Dorchester, MA.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder