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Ticonderoga - Move to Shelburne Museum

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Title: Ticonderoga - Move to Shelburne Museum

Photographer

  • McAllister, L. L. (Louis L.), 1877-1963

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Extent: 1 image

Description

January 26, 1955. The bow of the steamship Ticonderoga is seen here. The entire ship is seated and welded to a wheeled cradle upon which the ship will be moved along the double railroad tracks laid before it. The cradle had been submerged in a man made basin that was flooded, the boat positioned over the cradle and then the basin drained allowing the boat to come to rest on the cradle. Photo 107.

Genre(s): photographs, black-and-white photographs

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Note [Digital Version]

2008-07-24, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: still image

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Permanent Link:

http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/mcalA18F02i10

Preferred citation

Ticonderoga - Move to Shelburne Museum, Louis L. McAllister Photographs, Box A18, Folder 02, Item 10, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/mcalA18F02i10 (accessed December 22, 2014)

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