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U.S. NAVY. Cruiser "Columbia".
CRUISER "COLUMBIA". Built at Philadelphia. One of the latest vessels in the navy, having a speed of nearly 23 knots per hour. 412 feet in length and 58 feet in breadth, displacing, when fully loaded, nearly 8,500 tons of water. Horse-power, 18,509. Cos
Horizontal: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Photo-chromolithograph on card stock.
Not On View
Front: Copyright by Waldon Fawcett.
Back: undivided. Mint.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ Post Card Series No.2323 “U.S. Navy-Cruisers.”
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.
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)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder