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  • Subject is exactly "Delaware River Estuary"

Brooklyn cruiser

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4041-1.jpg
Date: 1896 (circa)
United States Navy armored cruiser, launched Oct. 2, 1895 from the Cramp Shipyard in Philadelphia. This could be the day it was launched. Crowd on board, under tent. Other sailing ships and steamboats on river, including "Sylvan Dell." Probably in…

Brooklyn cruiser

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4041-2.jpg
Date: 1896 (circa)
United States Navy armored cruiser, launched Oct. 2, 1895 from the Cramp Shipyard in Philadelphia. Probably in the Delaware River between Philadelphia and Chester. This picture seems to have been taken at another time than AP-4041-1.

Brooklyn cruiser

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5178.jpg
Date: 1896 (circa)
United States Navy armored cruiser, launched Oct. 2, 1895 from the Cramp Shipyard in Philadelphia. Probably in the Delaware River between Philadelphia and Chester.

Brooklyn cruiser

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5178-1.jpg
Date: 1896 (circa)
United States Navy armored cruiser, launched Oct. 2, 1895 from the Cramp Shipyard in Philadelphia

Indiana, battleship

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4103-1.jpg
Date: 1895 (circa)
Built at Cramp Shipyard in Philadelphia and commissioned in 1895. This picture may be from the commissioning celebration, judging from the number of civilians on ship and the awning at the stern. Probably in the Delaware River between Philadelphia…

Indiana, battleship

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4103-2.jpg
Date: 1895 (circa)
Built at Cramp Shipyard in Philadelphia and commissioned in 1895. This picture may be from the commissioning celebration, judging from the number of civilians on ship and the awning at the stern. Probably in the Delaware River between Philadelphia…

Massachusetts, battleship

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4133.jpg
Date: 1895 (circa)
Probably in the Delaware River between Philadelphia and Chester.

River view, with sailboats

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4155.jpg
Date: 1890-1900
Probably in the Delaware River between Philadelphia and Chester.

Steamboat “City of Chester”, on the Delaware River

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4200.jpg
Date: 1895-1900
Launched May 2, 1888 from Harlan and Hollingsworth shipyard, in Wilmington

War ship

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4242.jpg
Date: 1895 (circa)
Ship is in the Delaware River off Philadelphia; the spire in the background is Independence Hall.

Yacht

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4246.jpg
Date: 1900 (circa)
Boat is near a marina; probably on Delaware River