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 and Chester.
Appleton, Stephen Horne, 1854-1909
Glass Negative, 4" x 5"
Appleton, Stephen Horne, 1854-1909, “Indiana, battleship,” Media Historic Archives, accessed July 2, 2020, https://www.mediahistoricarchives.org/items/show/2330.