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Title: Trade card, Steamship EGYPT, built 1871

Accession Number: 1996.109.7
Type: trade card
Maker: Hatch Lithograph Co.
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: after 1871
Description: Trade card; lithograph of National Line Steamship EGYPT [built 1871, abandoned 1890]; port broadside view, starboard tack; image surrounded by border resembling a rope; printed in black at top "NATIONAL LINE STEAMSHIPS"; surrounded by British and American flags; printed at lower right "THE HATCH LITH. CO 32 & 34 VESEY ST N.Y."; printed at bottom center "S.S. EGYPT/ 5089 tons"; reverse lists sailing schedule, (Atlantic Service); rates, printed at bottom "F.W.J. HURST, Manager, 69, 71 and 73 Broadway, New York".

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