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Title: Porch and rock, Nelson' house, Nelson's Dockyard, Antigua, during stop of brigantine ALBATROSS, 1960

Accession Number: 2002.35.151
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 01:31:27]: “This rock [on right] catches the drip from the eaves. You can see how over the past couple of centuries we’ve gotten a hollow built into the rock. At Admiral Nelson’s house [Antigua].”

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