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U.S. NAVY. Riot Drill by Bluejackets of the "Kearsarge."
RIOT DRILL BY BLUEJACKETS OF THE "KEARSARGE". Detachments of seamen are frequently landed from United States war vessels to protect American interests in some foreign country where trouble is brewing. This view shows a squad of bluejackets from the first
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)
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
Back: undivided. Mint.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ Post Card Series No.2326, “U.S. Navy.”
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.
Printed in 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)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder