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U.S.S. Texas.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • U.S.S. Texas., 1898
  • Where object was made: United States
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 17.39 x 22.69 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 8 15/16 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0369

Exterior. A large battleship floats on choppy blue waters that extend from the center of the image to the foreground edge. The ship, identified as the U.S.S. Texas, is a New York-class battleship, with two tall masts that extend into the cloudy blue sky.