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"Old Ironsides" with all her spars set and not covered

"Old Ironsides" with all her spars set and not covered

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Title:
"Old Ironsides" with all her spars set and not covered
Description:
"Old Ironsides" with all her spars set and not covered. Last active cruise 1879-81. Maintained as a training ship till her centennial in 1897. Cruised the Atlantic and Pacific home ports 1931-34. In service but not commissioned since 1934.
Collector:
Cutler, Wolcott, 1891-1965
Date:
[ca. 1850–1925]
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.)
Constitution (Frigate)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonCharlestown
Boston Navy Yard
Extent:
1 photograph : transparency
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Notes (ownership):
Courtesy of the American Antiquarian Society
Notes (date):
Date from accompanying materials: Before 1925
Date supplied by cataloger.
Notes:
Title from materials accompanying item.
Image caption: The most renowned vessel in the U.S. Navy, built in Boston, 1797
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-127-B2