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Title: Sidewheel steamer CITY OF LAWRENCE at Norwich, CT

Accession Number: 1941.2
Type: photograph
Maker: Adams, Sandy
Place: USA, CT, Norwich
Description: Photograph; port view of sidewheel steamer CITY OF LAWRENCE at wharf in Norwich, Conn. Mounted. Rubberstamped on back "SANDY (anchor) ADAMS/ NORWICH, CONN." (Built by Harlan & Hollingsworth of Wilmington, Del., said to be the first iron hull steamboat on Long Island Sound, built with radial wheels, changed to feathering wheels in 1897, arrived at Norwich Line March, 1867, used as freight boat in Norwich, New London and Block Island Service, wrecked on Black Rock near Eastern Point, New London Harbor, July 2, 1907, 243 x 40 x 11.9).

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