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Steamship City of Columbus at wharf, East Boston, Mass., 1882-1884

PC001.02.01.USMA.0850.0020.001 (RS230)

Description

The coastal steamer, City of Columbus, is shown at the Fort Point Channel terminal of the New York & New England Railroad. The boat entered service in 1882 and was wrecked on January 17, 1884.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1882-1884
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000230
AccessID: 317
Other identifier: HNEDID-000230
GUSN
195006
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0850.0020.001

Record details

Originator
Coolidge, Baldwin, 1845-1928 (photographer)
Other Organizations
New York & New England Railroad
Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
piers (marine landings)
ports
railroad terminals
steamships
transportation
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
City of Columbus (Steamer)
Fort Point Channel (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Geographic / Mass. / East Boston / Modern / Large - Geo - Massachusetts - East Boston - Modern - Unmounted

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