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Wreck of the Juniata at Cohasset, Mass. in the great storm of Nov. 27, 1897

PC001.03.01.TMP.016 (RS82231)

Description

This full color postcard depicts the wreck of the Juniata surrounded by ice after a large storm. The ship is leaning to its starboard, or right, side.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1897
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
2005-04-01
Physical Description
1 postcard
Dimensions
3.5x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
189774
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.TMP.016

Record details

Originator
New England News Company (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
Nature
accidents
ice
sailing ships
storms
Material Type
photographs
postcards
Places
Cohasset (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Juniata (Sailing Ship)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 109. Original in Postcards - Cohasset, MA

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