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Catalog Number P9336
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date circa 1869
Description A photograph of Ida Lewis seated on a rock neaxt to her rowboat, Rescue. Lewis is wearing a hat with a band reading "Rescue" and is holding an oar. Printed text on mat below photograph reads: "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year of our Lord 1869, by Manchester Brothers, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Rhode Island./ Ida Lewis and her Boat, 'Rescue,' at Limerock [sic], Newport, R.I.".
Print size 6.5" X 8.375"
People Lewis, Ida
Subjects Boats
Lighthouse keepers
Rescue work
Search Terms Rescue (Rowboat)