Contents and Arrangement

6"x8" Prints, 1860-1929

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists of approximately 325 photographs (mostly copies) of American vessels, including steamboats, river and ferry boats, and ocean liners, that sailed from the 1860s to the 1920s. Many of the ships are identified in pencil on the versos.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

6"x8" Prints; Paul Cavicchia Collection of American Ships' Photographs, C1281, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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