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Title: Postcard of etching of the CHARLES W. MORGAN

Accession Number: 2009.22.23
Category: POSTCARDS
Type: postcards
Maker: Soderberg, Yngve Edward
Place: USA, CT, Mystic
Date:
Materials: paper
Description: Postcard; Postcard of etching of the CHARLES W. MORGAN; From the Eduard Stackpole Collection; large postcard with an image of a reproduced etching of the CHARLES W. MORGAN by Y.E.Soderberg; printed below image on the front "The Whaleship CHARLES W. MORGAN" (left hand side), and "from the original Etching by Y.E.Soderberg" (right hand side); back of postcard is divided into two sides by a drawn image of a ship's mast; printed below mast image is "Published by TOPCLIFT PUBLICATIONS/ MYSTIC, CONN."; printed on the upper left side of the postcard back reads "The Whaleship "CHARLES W. MORGAN"/ The last of the wooden whaleships, built at New Bedford in/ 1841. She sailed for eighty years and caught more whales/ than any ship of her time. Now located at the Mystic Seaport,/ Mystic, Connecticut."; printed on the upper right side of the postcard back reads "POST CARD/ Address", next to a box in the corner which has printed inside of it "Place/ STAMP/ Here".

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