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U.S. Battleship "Nebraska" built by Moran Bros. Co. Seattle, Wash. Keel laid July 4th 02, accepted by U.S. Government July 18th 06.

Publisher American News Co. (American, 1864–1969)


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Photo-chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View



Front: 7390 Copyright by W.P. Romans.
Back: divided. Mint.
A7336 Published by The American News Company New York, Leipzig, Dresden.
Poly-Chrome. Germany.


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