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U.S. Battleship "Rhode Island" at anchor. Newport, R.I.

about 1907
Attributed to 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: Copyright by Enrique Muller 1906.
Back: divided. Mint.
A7813 Published by The Rhode Island News Company, Providence, R.I.
Poly-Chrome. Made in Germany.
The Steamship Historical Society of America, Inc. [Collection stamp.]


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