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The old style and the new

The old style and the new

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Title:
The old style and the new
Description:
The old style and the new. The compound engine was not successfully adapted to marine work till 1854, and the triple expansion engine not until eleven years after this picture was published.
Collector:
Cutler, Wolcott, 1891-1965
Date:
April 1, 1871
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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Terms of Use:
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Notes (ownership):
Courtesy of Daddy & Jacks, 22 Bromfield St. Boston
Notes:
Title from materials accompanying item.
Additional information accompanying item: From "Every Saturday" published in Boston by Fields, Osgood & Co. and dated April 1, 1871.
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-124-B2