Collection photo # NH 42471: Gun and Shot Park, Boston Navy Yard, circa 1876
22 oversize photos, mounted on cardboard, showing scenes at the Boston Navy Yard, circa 1876. Primarily exterior views of buildings and shops. Marine barracks. Waterfront views, ships seen include: USS Vandalia, USS Tallapoosa, USS Wabash, USS Ohio, USS Niagara, USS Alert, USS Iowa (ex-Ammonoosuc), USS Connecticut (ex-Pompanoosuc), and USS Pennsylvania (ex-Kewaydin). Most photos have been assigned NH numbers.