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The Yankee Nantucket Massachusetts
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Stock #: 274304
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
City: Nantucket
State: Massachusetts (MA)
County: Nantucket
Publisher: Tichnor Bros Inc.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Nantucket, Mass. Brigantine "Yankee" of Gloucester, Mass. - 96 ft. overall, 21.5 ft. beam. 11 ft. draft. Sail area 7775 sq. ft. Built of steel in Germany 1912 as North Sea Pilot Schooner. Sailed six voyages around the world by amateur crew of young men and women under Cmdr. Irving M. Johnson. The "Yankee" appears in Nantucket quite often with Girl Scout Mariners as Crew - 20 at a time