1907 Cover San Juan Treidler S. S. Columbia Ship Boat - ORIGINAL TW3

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Please note that this is a cover only.

This is an original 1907 color cover for for the August issue of Technical World Magazine, featuring an image by Adolph Treidler of three sailors on a boat. In the background is a large steam ship. This cover is most likely in response to the sinking of the S. S. Columbia on July 21, 1907, which ran into San Juan, the lumber schooner, due to the fog of Shelter Cove. Captain Doran tied his whistle to the bridge and went down with the ship.

CONDITION

This 104+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate creasing.No natural defects. Some moderate surface rub. Small tear. Light moisture wrinkling.

  • Product Type: Original Cover; Color
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 9.5 inches; 17 x 24 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)

This piece was illustrated by Treidler, Adolph. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Accident, Sinking, Marine

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