1918 Print American Battleship Repair Boat World War I ORIGINAL HISTORIC ILW2


This is an original 1918 halftone print of a battleship for the American army being repaired while on the high seas in World War I. The repair boat that came to the rescue was the Prometheus.


This 93+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No natural defects. Light scuff - top right corner. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6 x 9 inches; 15 x 23 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)

Keywords specific to this image: ship, boating, vessel, water, ocean, United States, navy, naval, maintenance, damage, fix, mechanic, wartime, WWI