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Newport, R.I., Boat Drill, Naval Training Station.

American
1907
Publisher The Hugh C. Leighton Co., Manufacturers, Portland, ME


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.9746

Medium or Technique

Tinted halftone lithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: Photo: Copyright 1907 by McMullin-Holmes Co. Newport, R.I.
Back: divided. Mint.
THE HUGH C. LEIGHTON CO., MANUFACTURERS, PORTLAND, ME., U.S.A.
PRINTED IN FRANKFORT O/MAIN, GERMANY 5672

Markings

Collector's stamp: THE STEAMSHIP HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, INC.

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