View in Boston Harbor, English Mail Steamer Going to Sea.
Centerfold from "Ballou's Pictorial Drawing Room Companion." Drawing by A. Hill, engraving by Felace. Standing out to sea is a British ocean mail steamer flying a U.S. ensign at the foremast and B. and N. A. Ocean Mail banner. Other ships identifiable are the NEAPOLITAN of Boston and the ferry FOREST CITY. Small boats are in the foreground.
Received from COMONE.
Naval History and Heritage Command
Drawing by A. Hill, engraving by Felace.