[Postcard Showing the Victims of the "Maine"]

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Postcard showing a small boat carrying the victims of the U. S. S. Maine explosion; the boat carrying the victims is lining up next to the U. S. S. North Carolina as its sailors are standing at the railing. The note on the back of the card is not readable.

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1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Simon 1912~.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2015 and one other and was provided by Murphy Historical Society Inc. to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Postcard showing a small boat carrying the victims of the U. S. S. Maine explosion; the boat carrying the victims is lining up next to the U. S. S. North Carolina as its sailors are standing at the railing. The note on the back of the card is not readable.

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1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

This compilation of newspapers, photographs, and other materials provides a glimpse into the diverse people and fascinating places that have contributed to the growth of Texas.

World War One Collection

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  • 1912~

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  • June 10, 2016, 10 p.m.

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  • Aug. 26, 2016, 12:15 p.m.

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Simon. [Postcard Showing the Victims of the "Maine"], photograph, 1912~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth752442/: accessed September 25, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Murphy Historical Society Inc..