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Title: Steamer ESCORT at West Mystic Shipyard

Accession Number: 1965.859.28
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
Type: glass negative
Maker: Scholfield, Everett Augustus
Place: USA, CT, Mystic
Date: 1866
Materials: glass
Description: Collodion stereograph glass negative, by Everett A. Scholfield; steamer ESCORT (built 1862 by George Greenman, Mystic, CT, 453 tons, 185 x 28 x 9.5; abandoned 1912); at West Mystic Shipyard, near Mystic Iron Works, 1866; old stone quarry at Mason's Island visible at right; tugboat towing unidentified schooner out to sea; in foreground remains of wharf and building of whaling firm J. & W. P. Randall. See "Mystic Built", page 64. See 1965.859.27 for similar view.

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