Rhode Island News Company
Postcard showing USS Constellation docked NTS-Newport in 1906. The ship is dressed with signal flags, port profile view. Apprentices are visible aloft in the rig. In black across the bottom, "The Constellation, the Oldest U.S. War Ship afloat". Written in manuscript across bottom: "Go, ring the bells, and fire the guns/and fly the starry banner out." To the right bottom: "Congratulations/H.G.B./Feb 21-1906". Reverse printed in black, with Newport, RI cancellation dated 2/20/1906, and addressed to Miss Bernice I. Banning, 88 Benefit Street, Providence, RI.
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USS Constellation Museum