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This lantern slide shows the pilot schooner "Varuna" being towed out of Boston Harbor by a tugboat. The schooner is holds at least eight men and its sail is printed with the number six (6). There is a sloop passing nearby.
sloops (sailing vessels)
1 latern slide
Lantern slides collection
Boston Harbor (Massachusetts) [harbor]
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg.64-65.
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