Steamer NORUMBEGA aground at Clark's Point, Southwest Harbor, Maine, August 1912
real photo postcardPOSTCARDS
2014 Lang Collection
USA, ME, Southwest Harbor
3-3/8 x 5-3/8 in.
Real photo postcard; divided back; handwritten on back "CUTTER WOODBURY ASTERN CLARK'S PT. N.E. HRB ME", and "HD ME 30909"; starboard bow view of steamer NORUMBEGA aground at Clark's Point, Southwest Harbor, Maine, August 1912; US Revenue Cutter LEVI WOODBURY in background; postmarked Manset, Maine, Aug 28, 1912, addressed to Mr. E.J. Spurling, Castine, Maine, message "This is after the tugs had pulled on the Norumbega but they only moved the stern in deeper water could not start the [bows?] of her - you see the cutter is laying by - but she did not do anything....."; see related postcards 2014.49.9346-9359.