1893 Print White Squadron War Ships Fort Wadsworth New York City American NY2


This is an original 1893 halftone print of the ships of the White Squadron. This print shows views of the School Ship, "St. Mary's"; the "Chicago," the "Boston," the "Newark," and Fort Wadsworth taken in North River (Hudson River) and New York Harbor by Johnston.

Period Paper is pleased to offer a large collection of historical images of New York City. Dating from the late-19th century, these halftone prints capture a New York that sadly, in many cases, no longer exists.


This 118+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. No aging. No creases. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Grayscale
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 6.5 inches; 10 x 17 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)