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U.S.S. MARBLEHEAD BUILT AT SOUTH BOSTON IRON WORKS, 1892. TYPE UNPROTECTED CRUISER LENGTH, 258 FEET. BEAM, 37 FEET. DRAUGHT, 17 FEET. DISPLACEMENT, 2089 TONS. SPEED, 19 KNOTS.

American
about 1900
Publisher John Rothschild & Co. (San Francisco, CA)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.9247

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph on embossed card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: JOHN ROTHSCHILD & CO. SAN FRANCISCO.
Back: undivided. Mint.
PRIVATE MAILING CARD.

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