Our Victorious Fleets in Cuban Waters

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Description

Chromolithograph by Currier & Ives, "Our Victorious Fleets in Cuban Waters"; printed lower left "COPYRIGHT 1898 BY CURRIER & IVES, NEW YORK." and lower right "PUBLISHED BY CURRIER & IVES, 33 SPRUCE ST., NEW YORK"; artist's rendering of the following naval vessels of the Great White Fleet of the Spanish American War: battleship MASSACHUSETTS, monitor TERROR, battleship OREGON, battleship INDIANA, gunboat BROOKLYN, cruiser NEW ORLEANS, converted yacht SCORPION, cruiser MINNEAPOLIS, cruiser NEW YORK, YANKEE, cruiser COLUMBIA, battleship IOWA, monitor PURITAN, MARBLEHEAD, and battleship TEXAS; margins trimmed; thought to be the last naval print published by C&I. Ref: Peters, "Currier and Ives."