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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

Source Document

Extent: 1 image

Description

February 5, 1955. The steamship Ticonderoga (built in 1906), slowly inches its way across a frozen field on its way to a permanent site, the Shelburne Museum. The boat is welded to its cradle pulled by winches. Railroad tracks are laid in sections of 300 ahead of the vessel. Progress per day is never more than 250 feet. Photo 120.

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/mcalA18F02i21

Preferred citation

Ticonderoga - Move to Shelburne Museum, Louis L. McAllister Photographs, Box A18, Folder 02, Item 21, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/mcalA18F02i21 (accessed October 23, 2014)

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