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U.S.S. Ship Wabash, U.S. Navy Yard, Boston, Massachusetts, circa.1890's

PC001.02.01.USMA.0560.0270.001 (RS82303)

Description

This is the U.S.S. Wabash with sailors eating on a mess cloth on the deck of the ship. They have place settings in front of them and they are dressed in uniform.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1890
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1978-11-22
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 4 x 6 3/4 inches
Dimensions
3 3/4x 6 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
180350
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0560.0270.001

Record details

Other Organizations
United States. Navy
Descriptive Terms
decks (watercraft components)
government
place settings
ships
uniforms
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Wabash (Frigate)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 86-87

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