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Title: Charles Hervey Townshend with sextant on board yacht, 1890

Accession Number: 1950.825
Type: albumen print
Place: USA, CT, New London
Date: October 1890
Description: Albumen print (circular image) mounted on white card with gold beveled edges; identified on back, handwritten in pencil "Chas Hervey Townshend/ on Board Yacht "[?]"/ New London Harbor/ Oct 1890/ No 1". Townshend standing on deck taking sun sight with full circle.

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