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Title: Bascule bridge, Mystic, Connecticut

Accession Number: 1997.7.5
Category: POSTCARDS
Type: photographic postcard
Maker: Dexter Press
Place: USA, CT, Mystic
Date: After 1949
Materials: paper
Description: Photographic postcard; black and white, deckled margins; view of bascule bridge, Mystic River, Mystic CT; view looking north; fishing craft at right; dragger MERMAID at right foreground; printed at lower left "VIEW OF BRIDGE/ MYSTIC RIVER/ MYSTIC CONN"; printed in negative at lower right "20702"; reverse is unposted; message from "Eddie" mentions seeing the 'Danish training ship' [probably the JOSEPH CONRAD at Mystic Seaport Museum] and 'submarine' [probably Japanese submarine, arrived at MSM in 1950]; postcard made by Dexter Press, published by H. K. Skinner & Son. Same view as 1999.205.27.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m074847    Information regarding reproductions