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Title: Sidewheel steamship CONNECTICUT

Accession Number: 1938.246
Category: PAINTINGS - WATERCOLORS
Type: watercolor
Maker: Huge, Jurgen Frederick
Place:
Date: 1848
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Description: Watercolor of sidewheel steamer CONNECTICUT, 1848, by Jurgan Frederick Huge, German-American (1809-1878). Built for the Conn. Steamboat Co.; ran a few months from New Haven to NY. Afterwards on the Stonington Line. Later placed on the Norwich Line, remaining there many years. Finally became a tugboat on the Hudson. Sloop and lighthouse at right.

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