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Title: "The Cunard Royal Mail Steamship BRITANNIA"

Accession Number: 1961.41
Category: PRINTS - LITHOGRAPHS
Type: color lithograph
Maker:
Place: USA, MA, East Boston
Date: After February 03, 1844
Materials:
Description: Color lithograph, printed at center below picture "THE CUNARD ROYAL MAIL STEAMSHIP "BRITANNIA" (JOHN HEWITT COMMANDER.)/ AS SHE APPEARED LEAVING HER DOCK AT EAST BOSTON, FEBRUARY 3D, 1844, BOUND FROM BOSTON TO LIVERPOOL,/ A CANAL HAVING BEEN CUT IN THE ICE 7 MILES LONG AND 100 FEET WIDE."

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