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"Arizona Sword" sinking in the Cape Cod Canal (2 copies)

MS028.04.022.023 (RS192807)

Description

Two copies of a black and white photograph of the freighter Arizona Sword sinking after a collision in the Cape Cod Canal with the Berwindvale on May 5, 1951. The back of the photo bears the erroneous inscription, "Alexander Sword (small freighter) after colliding with the Berwind Vale (coal collier) in the Cape Cod Canal."

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Details

Collection Name
Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection
Collection Code
MS028
Dates
1951-05-05
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
2 photographs, 6 x 3.5 inches
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
291296
Reference Code
MS028.04.022.023

Record details

Descriptive Terms
accidents
canals
ships
Material Type
photographs
Places
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]

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