Schooner Gov. Ames.

Schooner Gov. Ames.


Image Number

  • KW026

Year

  • ca 1899

Series Title

General Note

  • The Governor Ames was launched on December 1, 1888 by the Leavitt-Storer shipyard of Waldoboro, Maine, United States, and named after Oliver Ames (former Governor of Massachusetts). On May 30, 1899, the Governor Ames grounded in eighteen feet of water near Key West but after jettisoning tons of coal, the Governor Ames was refloated the next afternoon without major damage.

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Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

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Schooner Gov. Ames.
Schooner Gov. Ames.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Gross, J. Ellsworth. Schooner Gov. Ames. ca 1899. Black & white photoprint, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/255538>, accessed 19 July 2019.

MLA

Gross, J. Ellsworth. Schooner Gov. Ames. ca 1899. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 19 Jul. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/255538>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Gross)