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Accession Number: 1996.31.3927
Type: safety negative
Maker: Mitchell, Carleton
Place: FINLAND: Hango
Date: 1949
Description: Safety negative by Carleton Mitchell; view of a canal, with trees on the port bank and ten foot stone wall on the starboard bank, possibly in Hango, Finland; a tall tower or church spire is in background on the edge of the canal; taken during a cruise to the Baltic, with Carleton Mitchell aboard yawl yacht CARIBBEE and William T. Moore aboard yawl yacht ARGYLL, July - September 1949; for views of this cruise see 1996.31.3353-4004; handwritten on original envelope '4060', corresponds to original Mitchell contact; REF: 'Baltic Cruise of the CARIBBEE' "National Geographic Magazine" (98: 605-646, November 1950).

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