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Title: Nelson's dockyard, Antigua, during visit of brigantine ALBATROSS, 1960

Accession Number: 2002.35.143
Type: 35mm color slide
Maker: Langford, Richard E.
Place: Antigua and Barbuda, Antigua
Date: 1960-1961
Description: 35mm color slide from voyage of brigantine ALBATROSS 1960-1961; photographed by Richard E. Langford who was a teacher aboard the vessel when it sank May 2, 1961; he used slides in this collection (2002.35.1-657) for lectures about the sinking. The following transcription is from Richard Langford Collection AV 193:2002-5,6: [TCR 01:29:24]: “That’s Nelson’s Dockyard, Antigua, British West Indies. This was the main house here [large house on left], Nelson’s house was back here [light pointer] (I’ve got a better picture in a minute), and the ships came in along this key here [points along front].”

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