WHISTLER, clipper ship, sailing card is undated

sailing card

USA, NY, New York
overall: 4 x 6 1/2 in.

4 x 6 1/2 sailing card. Image of the vessel WHISTLER. WHISTLER was a commercial clipper ship built in Baltimore, Maryland. At one time the vessel's shipmaster was Captain Fuller and the owner was George D. Sutton. Object is a sailing card with the following information found on it: in green ink: "Geo. D. Sutton's Clipper Line"; in lavender ink: "for San Francisco"; in green ink: "Small, sharp, fast. / Carries only 900 tons cargo"; in gold ink: "The Superior AI Baltimore Built Clipper Whistler Fuller, Master"; in lavender: "is now completing her cargo at Pier 13, East River..." / Gold bordered.


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