MASSACHUSETTS. BOSTON. Shares of $50. black. No 174. Trimmed left border. Detailed vignette of a ship in the dry dock of Boston. The city had a major wooden shipbuilding industry in the 1840s and 1850s. From 1857 onwards, attention shifted to iron steamships. The East Boston Dry Dock Co. was bought by theAtlantic Works in 1902, later part of Bethlehem Shipbuilding. Early date.
Datum: 19 January 1854
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