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Wreck of the USS Maine, Havana, Cuba Circa 1899

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USS Maine photo, Copyright©1999 California Views Photo Accession CV # 70-019-0004
5x7" Glass neg. # 73
Circa 1899

We have a collection of 66 5x7 glass plate negatives taken by an unknown photographer out of Camp McKenzie near Augusta, GA. of the U.S. fleet coming into Havana Harbor and the wreck of the battleship USS Maine she was sunk on February 15, 1898.
El Morro La Punta with battleship Indiana passing in to harbor.
Also so included in the collection are photos of the Battleships Texas, Indiana, Cruisers Brooklyn, Chicago, New York and Resolute and Hospital ship Missouri, the gun boat Vicksburg, Army Transport Logan, US Collier and Troop ship Lincoln in Miami, Florida.
Also views of the Coal and Lumber docks with a forest of masts in Havana Harbor.
The glass negatives have numbers on them from # 62-617 this is not a complete collection.
We are trying to find the name of this photographer and more information about the subject in this collection of 5x7 glass plates negatives.

A list of are holding from our 1970-019-001/-066 The Spanish-American War of 1898/99 in Cuba collection

photo studio, Copyright©1999 California Views
Photos of Cuba Photo Studio at Camp McKinzie, Augusta, GA.
Circa 1899 photo # 458

We also have photos of the
Great White Fleet in Monterey Bay May of 1908
Charles E. Doty, (1862-1921) was born in Ohio.
Official photographer
Co. C 2ed Regiment U.S. Vol. Eng.
1919 Eastern Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio
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