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Tice and Grant Rescuing Dawson from the Raft

Tice and Grant Rescuing Dawson from the Raft | Drawing | Wisconsin Historical Society
John Tice and Alexander Grant helping George W. Dawson from a floating piece of debris into a lifeboat after the sinking of the steamer <i>Central America</i>. The men have fashioned a distress flag from their clothing and tied it to a mast in the boat.
DESCRIPTION
John Tice and Alexander Grant helping George W. Dawson from a floating piece of debris into a lifeboat after the sinking of the steamer Central America. The men have fashioned a distress flag from their clothing and tied it to a mast in the boat.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:63089
Creation Date: 1857
Creator Name:Cullen, O.
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Genre:Drawing
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:AP2 L52
Original Dimensions:9.25 x 4.25 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Illustration from an article in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper.
SUBJECTS
Lifesaving
African Americans
Men
Flags
Boats and boating
Marine accidents
Water

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