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U.S. NAVY. Battleship "Oregon".

BATTLESHIP "OREGON". Built at San Francisco. 350 feet long, 69 feet broad, and about 11,500 tons displacement. Speed 17 knots per hour. Horse-power, 11,111. Cost, about $3,222,810. Armed with four 13-inch and eight 8-inch guns, supplement by four 6-inc

American
1906
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.9608

Medium or Technique

Photo-chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: Printed in Germany.
Back: undivided. Mint.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ Post Card Series No.2324 “U.S. Navy-Battleships.”
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.

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