Mascot of the Flagship Connecticut

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

Descriptive Terms

seamen
government
stereographs
photographs

Physical Description

1 stereo view

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

1926-03-23

Reference Code

PC001.04.01.USMA.0310.0080.001

Acquisition Type

Gift

Image Dimensions

7 x 3.5 (HxW)(inches)

Record Details

Material Type

stereographs
photographs

Subjects

Goat
Potatoes
Potato peeling

Accruals Note

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

Description Level

Item