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Star of India

Star of India San Diego California
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Stock #: 372104
Type: Postcard
Era: White Border
City: San Diego
State: California (CA)
County: San Diego
Publisher: M Kashower Co
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The Star of India, one of the first iron ships, built in 1863, formerly the full rigged ship Euterpe (meaning goddess of wind musical instruments), has weathered many thrilling experiences in the slave trade, piracy, storm and catastrophe. This romantic old hull is now owned by the zoological society of San Diego, to be used as an aquarium