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View from Charlestown Navy Yard

View from Charlestown Navy Yard

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Title:
View from Charlestown Navy Yard
Description:
View from Charlestown Navy Yard. Vessel in foreground is the Cumberland, a sloop of war and flagship of the African squadron. In the background at the left is the Fitchburg R.R. Depot.
Collector:
Cutler, Wolcott, 1891-1965
Name on Item:
Drawn by A. Hill
Date:
July 18, 1857
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Lantern slides
Location:
Boston Public Library
Charlestown Branch Library
Collection (local):
Charlestown Lantern Slides
Subjects:
Naval yards & naval stations
Sailing ships
Charlestown Navy Yard (Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonCharlestown
Boston Navy Yard
Extent:
1 photograph : transparency
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Notes (ownership):
Courtesy of Paul Swan
Notes:
Title from materials accompanying item.
Additional information accompanying item: Ballou's Pictorial Drawing Room Companion, Boston, July 18, 1857.
Reverend Wolcott CutlerCutler was rector at St. John’s Church from 1924 to 1959 and most likely assembled this collection during that time.
Identifier:
CHA-122-E1