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Lady Elgin Docked

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DESCRIPTION

Lithograph from Frank Leslie's Illustrated News of the sidewheel passenger, Lady Elgin, at her wharf in Chicago, Illinois in 1860. From a photograph taken on the day prior to her sinking. Sign on her side reads U.S.M., Chicago, Milwaukee, Lake Superior Line, Lady Elgin.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 5928

Creation Date: 1859 ca.

Creator Name: Leslie, Frank

City: Chicago

County: 

State: Illinois

Collection Name: Classified File

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: CF 52305

Original Dimensions: 8 x 5 inches

SUBJECTS

Boats and boating

Cities and towns

Clothing and dress

Flags

Human settlements

Men

Michigan, Lake

Paddle steamers

Persons

Piers

Political science

Transportation

Water

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