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Catalog Number 0000.01.0026
Title Battleship U.S.S. MAINE
Collection Postcard Collection
Object Name Postcard
Description Postcard depicting a steamship. The caption reads, ‘Battleship “Maine” 18 Knots.’ The message on the verso reads, ‘Hospital, Portsmouth, June 2nd, 1910, Cousin Howard: Sure! I am growing older every day. Am coming home Sunday for a few hours in P.M. Charlie.’ The card is addressed to Howard E. Swain, 8 Harvard Street, Exeter, New Hampshire, and is postmarked Portsmouth, New Hampshire, June 3, 1910.
Date June 2, 1910
Artist The Hugh C. Leighton Company, Manufacturers, Portland, Maine. Made in Germany.