The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Steamer "Mataafa" striking pier at end of Duluth Ship Canal


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Postcards
Description:
Black and white real photo postcard of Pittsburgh Steamship Company steamboat MATAAFA lying wrecked at the entrance to Duluth Harbour after the storm of 28 Nov 1905.
Notes:
Undivided back. Postally unused.
Inscriptions:
"Steamer "Mataafa" striking pier at end of Duluth Ship Canal in effort to make the harbor during the Great Storm of Nov. 28, 1905. Nine men were lost from this vessel." "No. 353, V.O. Hammond Pub. Co., Minneapolis and Chicago"
Publisher:
V. O. Hammond Pub. Co.
Place of Publication:
Minneapolis and Chicago
Date of Original:
1905
Dimensions:
Width: 13.9 cm
Height: 8.7 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
394
Language of Item:
English
  • Minnesota, United States
    Latitude: 46.78327 Longitude: -92.10658
Copyright Statement:
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Steamer "Mataafa" striking pier at end of Duluth Ship Canal
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Steamer "Mataafa" striking pier at end of Duluth Ship Canal


Black and white real photo postcard of Pittsburgh Steamship Company steamboat MATAAFA lying wrecked at the entrance to Duluth Harbour after the storm of 28 Nov 1905.