|Title||Battleship NEBRASKA, 1906 |
|Photographer||Romans, W.P. |
|Notes||Caption on image: No. 7390, A. Copyright 1906 by W.P. Romans.|
Caption on mount: U.S. Battleship Nebraska on offical trial, July 16, 1906, making 19, 518 knots. Built by Moran Bros. Company, Seattle, Wash.
Letter from Robert Moran to Asahel Curtis accompanies image.
|Contextual Notes||The NEBRASKA carried a complement of 49 officers and 857 men. During the first World War she was engaged in convoy protection duties on the Atlantic and was broken up in the post-war disarmament period when the United States destroyed a large portion of the fleet. (pg. 105) Notes from Gordon Newell, ed., The H.W. McCurdy Marine History of the Pacific Northwest (Seattle: Superior Publishing Co, 1966).|
|Subjects (LCSH)||Nebraska (Battleship)|
Puget Sound (Wash.)
|Location Depicted||United States--Washington (State) |
|Digital Collection||Transportation Collection|
|Order Number||TRA559 |
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|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division. |
|Repository Collection||Ships Collection |
|Object Type||Photograph |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 2001. |