Sampson's Fleet. A Gunner of the "Iowa"
1898 William H. Rau Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1855 Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1920 albumen silver print mounted to stereographic card sheet and image: 3 1/4 x 6 1/8 in. (8.3 x 15.5 cm.) irregular Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum Purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment 1994.91.238 Not currently on view
Architecture - boat - Iowa
History - United States - Spanish American War
Object - weapon - gun
Occupation - military - sailor
photography - photoprint
paperboard - card