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Mascot of the Flagship Connecticut

PC001.04.01.USMA.0310.0080.001 (RS82205)

Description

One color stereograph featuring a sailor peeling potatoes and feeding the scraps to the ship's mascot, a goat. The sailor sits with legs spread over three metal pans containing whole potatoes, peeled potatoes and potato peelings.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1926-03-23
Physical Description
1 stereo view
Dimensions
7x 3.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
188107
Reference Code
PC001.04.01.USMA.0310.0080.001

Record details

Descriptive Terms
government
seamen
Material Type
photographs
stereographs
Subjects
Goat
Potato peeling
Potatoes
Places (Buildings)
Flagship Connecticut
Notes
original in Stereo Views - Charlestown, MA - Boston Navy Yard W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 87

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