U. S. Navy Torpedo boat Cushing (TB-1)

Object Number: HG.1.00264
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Description
At anchor from port side, showing long slender hull, short armored conical bridge forward, two smokestacks, canopy over deck, 13-star naval ensign. Cushing, launched in 1890 by the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company, was the first torpedo boat built for the US Navy. Related vessel: Cushing (TB-1).
Major Collection
Nautical
Named Collection
Hart General Collection

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Measurements
8.75" x 7.75"
Item Count
1
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"U. S. Navy Torpedo boat Cushing (TB-1)", Photograph, Unknown. MIT Museum, Cambridge MA. https://collections.mitmuseum.org/object/hg-1-00264/
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