Item: Philadelphia Packet Ship "Tuscarora" of Cope Bro's, Liverpool Line.
Record Number: 1206
Call number: K: 1-49
Box Number: 1/40-79
Reproduction restrictions: None
Creator: David J. Kennedy
Address: Philadelphia, PA USA
Date of View: June 1848
View Format: Watercolor
Dimensions: Dimensions of Image, 32 by 25 cm.
Inscription text: Philadelphia Packet Ship "Tuscarora" of Cope Brother's, Liverpool Line. Lost at sea near Cadiz, Spain, on the night of the 9th of January 1873 at 11 o'clock she sunk in a dreadful gale with Capt. Dunlevy and 14 of his men, the mate and 10 men were…cont.
Image description: cont…picked up next morning. The Steamer Burton Irwin of Glasgow, Scotland lay by her until she sunk. She sailed from Mobile Alabama in Dec 1872 with 3650 Bales of Cotton for Liverpool, Eng. Sketched in the stream at Walnut st wharf Philadelphia in June 1848. By D.J.Kennedy.