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U.S.S. Wabash, Boston Navy Yard, Charlestown, Mass., ca. 1890

PC001.02.01.USMA.0560.0280.001 (RS82203)

Description

This is the USS Wabash docked at a port in Charlestown, Massachusetts. Across from the ship there are factories lining the shore.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca.1890
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 6 x 9 1/4 inches
Inscriptions
Notice: This photogrpah is sold to you exclusively for one reproduction only. It must not be syndicated. (stamped)
Wabash Figurehead (typed)
6519 / 890 Wabash figurehead / identified by R. Severy 3/17/1980 (handwritten)
Dimensions
6x 9 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
180433
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0560.0280.001

Record details

Other Organizations
United States. Navy
Descriptive Terms
government
ports
ships
transportation
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Wabash (Frigate)
Places
Charlestown (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
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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