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Tugboat USS Tecumseh with barge carrying cannon

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Photo shows the USS Tecumseh tugboat transferring a piece of heavy artillery to or from the Washington Navy Yard gun factory and the Indian Head proving grounds on the Potomac River, some time prior to July 1911. (Source: C. Seavey and team, 2017)
Title devised by cataloger.
Sign on railroad car: Baltimore & Ohio.
"G 302" on negative.
Detroit Publishing Co. no. 031622.
Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

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Date

01/01/1911
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potomac river
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Library of Congress
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