Steamer "Dixie" Chesapeake Bay Trip to Seaside Park, Md.

Steamer "Dixie" Chesapeake Bay Trip to Seaside Park, Md.

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Object Name
real photo postcard
date made
after 1907
Associated Place
United States: Virginia, Chesapeake
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
overall: 3 3/8 in x 5 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 13.6525 cm
ID Number
nonaccession number
catalog number
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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My father Howard Dicus Sr worked onboard the Dixie around 1937 as a soda jerk and his father also worked onboard for 3 months (when between jobs during the Depression). I still have photos of passengers of the Dixie (though I'm not sure how they came into my father's possession).

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