Stephen Girard's Ship

Item Info

Item No: pdcc01014
Title: Stephen Girard's Ship "Good Friends"
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Halftone reproduction of a painting of Stephen Girard's legendary ship Good Friends, under full sail. Girard bought and rebuilt the ship in Philadelphia in 1792. The 246 ton vessel was the merchant's first large ship. It was captured by the British in 1813.

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.10
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler