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Title Photocopy of 1879 article about a "Floating College" being outfitted in Hoboken from "Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper."
Object Name Print
Catalog Number 2001.062.0001
Collection Hoboken 19th C. Images Collection
Credit Purchase
Scope & Content Photocopy of leaf from "Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper," Supplement, February 22, 1879, page 453, being the first page of an article titled: Woodruff Scientific Expedition. A Voyage around the World in a Floating College.

The vessel, an iron steamship named the "General Werder," was at Hoboken as stated in the article and was being fitted up as the floating college. Three illustrations.
Date 1879
Year Range from 1879
Imagefile 006\20010620001.JPG
Classification Ships
Business & Commerce