A U.S. destroyer captures a Canadian speed boat

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1929-07-12

GUSN

GUSN-291720

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Description

A black and white view of the Canadian speed boat, Marienendole, after having been captured and transported down the Cape Cod Canal by a U.S. destroyer. The Marienendole was a rumrunner during the Prohibition.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canals
destroyers
rumrunners
photographs

Physical Description

1 black and white photograph; 10 x 6.25 inches

Collection Code

MS028

Collection Name

Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

MS028.04.022.058

Places

Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]

Record Details

Originator

International Newsreel Corporation

Material Type

photographs

Description Level

Item