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U.S.S. BOSTON. BUILT BY BY JOHN ROACH & CO. AT CHESTER, PA, 1885. LENGTH, 271 FEET, 2 INCHES. BEAM, 42 FEET, 1 3/4 INCHES. DRAUGHT, 17 FEET, 6 INCHES. DISPLACEMENT, 3195 TONS. SPEED, 15 1/2 KNOTS.
Publisher John Rothschild & Co. (San Francisco, CA)
Horizontal: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Color lithograph on embossed card stock.
Not On View
Front: JOHN ROTHSCHILD & CO. SAN FRANCISCO.
Back: undivided. Mint.
PRIVATE MAILING CARD.
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