Item: Clipper ship Red Jacket in the ice off Cape Horn, August 27, 1854

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Record Number: 2757
Call number: K: VI-85
Box/Case: VI/47-89
Reproduction restrictions: None
Painter: David Johnson Kennedy, 1816-1898
Address: Cape Horn, Chile
Date of Original: August 27 1854
Reproduction Format: Watercolors
Dimensions: Dimensions of image, 48 by 25 cm
Inscription text: D.J.Kennedy Philada. Jan. 14 1894. Clipper ship, "Red Jacket" in the ice off Cape Horn August 27th, 1854.
Inscription location: Front Bottom
Image description: Black ship with white sails and two American flags, surrounded by ice formations. A smaller ship visible in the background.