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Photo #: NH 43640
Cherbourg harbor, France
View looking out over the roadstead (Rade de Cherbourg), circa mid-1863 to early 1864.
The mouth of the Tidal Basin is in the right center. French warships and other vessels are anchored in the distance.
Photographed by Rideau, 38 Quai de Caligny, Cherbourg.
The original print is mounted on a Carte de Visite.
Collection of Captain Robert F. Bradford, USN, 1941.
U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
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Image posted 14 January 2011