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Sailors lounging on deck on board a U.S. Man O'War.

American
1903–1907
Publisher American News Co. (American, 1864–1969), Copyrighted by Enrique Muller


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.9412

Medium or Technique

Photo-chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: Copyright by Enrique Muller 1906.
Back: undivided. Used.
A7947 Published by The American News Company New York, Leipzig, Dresden.
Poly-Chrome.
The Steamship Historical Society of America, Inc. [Collection stamp.]

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled. Sent 1906 from Providence, RI to Morris Heights, NY.

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