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Dry dock, Portsmouth Navy Yard

PC001.03.01.TMP.002 (RS82277)

Description

This colored postcard depicts a dry dock in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. There are three ships being worked on by men standing on scaffolding and planks connected to the dry dock walls. Above the dock is a row of brick buildings.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1908
Date of Acquisition
1913-10-01
Physical Description
1 postcard
Dimensions
3.375x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
187976
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.TMP.002

Record details

Originator
Detroit Publishing Co. (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
dry docks
naval shipyards
ships
Material Type
photographs
postcards
Places
Portsmouth (Rockingham county, New Hampshire)
Places (Buildings)
Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (U.S.)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 63. Original in Postcards - New Hampshire - Portsmouth
Location Note
Postcards - New Hampshire - Portsmouth

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