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Exterior portrait of D.H. Smith, captain of the "Success" a floating museum of a convict ship. Also pictured is Aram Pothier and an unidentified sailor. The image is a 3/4 length photograph, not much of the ship is visible in the image. Inscribed on the mounting of the image "Convict Ship 'Success' Providence, R.I. 20/11/12" and "With compliments. D. H. Smith." Embossed on right bottom corner "Wm. Mills & Son, Providence, R.I." 8" x 6"

Identified Persons

Aram Pothier, D. H. Smith

Identified Places

Woonsocket, Rhode Island

Date

11-20-1912

Approximate Date

November 20, 1912

Photographer

William Mills & Son, Providence, R.I.

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Exterior

Accession Number

2018.002.046

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License.

Keywords

Convict ships

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