Contents and Arrangement

5"x7" Prints, 1860-1929

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Sorted alphabetically by name of ship at time of photograph. List of ships' names, most preceded with S.S. or U.S.S.: Acajulta, Acropolis, Adams, Alaska, Alliance, Algiers, Almirante, Altar, American, Annapolis, Antilles, A[penas] , Arabian (and Manchurian Prince), Aragon, Aragon Sevilla, Assyria, Atlas, Aurania, Aztec, Bay Queen, Beacon, Belgenland, Belgic, Bellingham, Bermuda, Black Hawk, Bluefields, Boston, Bowden, Britannica, British Princess, Calabria, Calawaii, Caledonia, Calgarian, Campania, Camor, Canadian, Canonicus, Cape May, Caracas, Cephalonia (2 pics), Cerarea, Cherokee, Chester, Chippewa, Choluteca, Chrystenah, City of Alpena, City of Berlin, City of Chester, City of Chicago, City of Hickman, City of Honolulu II, City of Lawrence, City of Lowell, City of Macon, City of Montreal (2 pics of 2 different ships), City of New York (2 pics of 2 different ships), , City of Norwalk, City of Norwich, City of Panama, City of Paris, City of Peking, City of Rome (2 pics of 2 different ships), City of Toledo, City of Troy, Colon, Colonial, Columba, Comal, Constantinople, Conte Rosso, Cordore, Coy, Cromwell, Cuba, Dewitt Clinton, Duilio, E. Luckenbach (2 pics), Edgewater, El Alba, El Monte, Esperanza, Express, F.C. Latrobe, F.J. Luckenbach (2 pics), Fairfax, Federal Hill, Florida, Floridian, Flushing, Fort Hamilyon, Fort Jackson, Fowler, Frederick Luckenbach, Gallia, Gen. Spencer, Gen. Valde, George Wahington (2 pics), George W. Clyde, Glen Island, Gothland, Grand Island, Grecian, Grosser Kurfurst, Hampton Roads, Hampton Roads of Norfolk, Hanover, Hattie Luckenbach, Havana, Hawaian, Hazel Dollar, Heredia, Honolulan, Horicon, Housatonic, Huron, Industry, J.E. Gorman, Justin, Kensington, Keo Kuck, Kui Kuck, Korea, Lady of the Lake, Lafayette, Lakina, Lapland, Little Silver, L. Luckenbach, Louisianian, Lutzon, Mala, Maliko, Mana, Manauense, Manuel Calvo, Maraval, Mariposa, Martha Washington, Maryland, Mascotte, Matura, Mercy, Merion (2 pics), Michigan, Middlesex, Minneapolis, Minnesotan, Minnetonka, Miraflores, Missanabie, Mississippi, Missourian, Mohican, Moltke, Monroe, Montanan, Monterey, Montserret, Morro Castle, Mount hope, Mount McKinley, Mount Washinton (2 pics), Mount Vernon, Musa, Natchez, Nebraskan, Nehasane, Nence, Nevadon, New England, New Rochelle, Newburgh, North Western, Nottingham, Oduna, Olinda Habana, Oopack, Oregonian, Orleans, Pains der Nederlanden Amsterdam, Paloma, Panama (2 pics of 2 different ships), Pannonia, Philadelphia (2 pics of 2 different ships), Ponce, Port Chester, Prairie, President Fillmore, Prince Albert, Princess Anne, Princess Irene, Princess Matoika, Principello, Prospero, Quebec, Queen, Queen of the Angels, R.R. Hudson, Republic, Richard Peck (2 pics), Rio de Janeiro, Roanoke, Robert Dollar, Rosedale, Sachem, Sagamore, San Jose, San Mateo, Sandy Hook, Santa Cruz, Santa Elisa, Saratoga (2 pics of 2 different ships), Saturnia, Seminole, Seneca, Sierra, Sixaola, Solace, Southhampton, Springfield, Stephano, Sterling, Susquehanna, Sutherland, Sylvia, T.J. Potter, Tacoma, Talahassee, Tanana, Tegucigalfa, Templemore, Thomas Clyde, Thomas S. Brennan, Titanic, Tivives, Topa Topa, Trojan, Turrialba, Tuscunia, Union, Valencia, Vermont, Virginia, Warren, Washington, Williamsport, Yorick, Zeppelin, Zulia, and 2 unidentified boats on the Hudson and in Gettysburg

Collection History


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

Folder Inventory added by Hilde Creager (2015) in 2012.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. For instances beyond Fair Use, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

5"x7" Prints; Paul Cavicchia Collection of American Ships' Photographs, C1281, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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