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View from the rear of the ship showing troop ship President Lincoln, Brest, France
View from the rear of the ship showing troop ship President Lincoln, Brest, France
TitleView from the rear of the ship showing troop ship President Lincoln, Brest, France
Date of Original1918-05-22
DescriptionA view from the stern of a ship, showing a large British ensign flag. Soldiers are visible standing on the deck. The troop ship U.S.S. President Lincoln is visible in the background off of Brest, France.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectMilitary
People
Transportation
Water
Subject (LCTGM)Ships
Flags
Soldiers
Subject (LCSH)World War, 1914-1918
Organization NamePresident Lincoln (Transport ship)
LocationBrest (France)
Decade1910-1919
Item Number11063-183
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryThe U.S.S. President Lincoln would be struck by torpedoes from the German submarine U-90 and sunk on May 31, 1918.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionLindegren Family Papers Mss 11063
Collection Finding AidConsult http://history.nd.gov/archives/manuscripts/inventory/11063.html
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (11063-183)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh11063118
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