"City of Jacksonville" Side-Wheel Steamboat


Glass plate negative made by Walter J. Hussey. Photograph of the "City of Jacksonville" side-wheel steam boat. The boat was built in 1882 in Wilmington, Delaware.

The collection in the Photographic History Collection consists of over two hundred glass plate negatives made by Walter J. Hussey (1865-1959). These glass plate negatives consist of daily life in and around Mount Pleasant, Ohio, Mr. Hussey's friends and family, studio portraits, his trips to the Washington, D.C. area, and Florida.

Date Made: ca 1900

Maker: Hussey, Walter J.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Florida

Subject: MaritimeSteamships


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Credit Line: Gift from Walter John Hussey

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2011.0090.68Catalog Number: 2011.0090.68Accession Number: 2011.0090

Object Name: glass plate negative

Physical Description: glass (overall material)Measurements: overall: 5 in x 7 1/4 in; 12.7 cm x 18.415 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-7add-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1424851

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