The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Steamer "Mataafa" being pounded by the waves


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" being pounded by the waves after being wrecked in the effort to make the harbor of Duluth during the Great Storm of Nov. 28, 1905. Nine men wee lost from this vessel." "No. 358, 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: 13.8 cm
Height: 8.8 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
395
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Minnesota, United States
    Latitude: 46.78327 Longitude: -92.10658
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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Steamer "Mataafa" being pounded by the waves
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Steamer "Mataafa" being pounded by the waves


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.