Drawing (Steamship Pilgram)

Drawing (Steamship Pilgram)

Item Info

Item No: frk00628
Title: Drawing (Steamship Pilgram)
Scripts/Text: Roman script
Language: English
Physical Description: Leaf
Material: Wove paper; watercolor; ink

Pilgram Fall River Line

[on flag]
Fall River Line

Category: Drawing
Media Type: Manuscripts
Source: Rare Book Department

Hand-drawn; hand-colored. In the center of the document is a steamship with several flags. The drawing was completed on the back of a page from a ledger with several columns, including Consignor, Consignee, and Destination.  See FLP 627 for a related example.

The Fall River Line ran steamships between New York City and New England. The line was launched in 1847.  The steamship Pilgrim was launched in 1883.


Creation Place State/Province: State/Province:Unknown

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): ca. 1900
Image Dimensions Width: 10.3 cm
ShelfMark: FLP 628
Creator Name: Anonymous - Decorator
Anonymous - Scrivener

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