J. Waterhouse (United States)
Wreck of the "Peter Iredale", Clatsop Beach Oregon
Gelatin silver print, Real photo postcard, 1906
With the photographer's Seaside, Oregon blindstamp recto. Titled, numbered and dated Oct. 25, 1906 by the photographer, in ink, recto. NOTE: The "Peter Iredale", built in Maryport, England in 1890, was a four-masted steel barque. It sailed from Salina Cruz in Mexico in September, 1906, and a month later wrecked off Clatsop Beach in Oregon. Its entire crew of 27 were rescued
Size:3 3/8 x 5 3/8 in. (8.5 x 13.5 cm.)
No. 21.118