"Prinz Valdemar" overturned in the ship channel - Miami, Florida

"Prinz Valdemar" overturned in the ship channel - Miami, Florida

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/30309
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Title

  • "Prinz Valdemar" overturned in the ship channel - Miami, Florida

Image Number

  • RC07191

Year

  • 1926

Series Title

General Note

  • The Prinz Valdemar, a 241' steel hulled schooner, sank in the mouth of the turning basin of Miami harbor on January 10, 1926. Miami's harbor was closed for more than a month while 100 ships with 45 million board feet of lumber and other building materials awaited unloading. The harbor closing in January and the hurricane in September ended Miami's boom.

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 5 x 10 in.

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Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 15727.

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