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Catalog Number 2015.069.24
Object Name Clipping, Newspaper
Reference code US SPHi 2015.069.24
Scope & Content The sidewheel steamer, Forest City, helped to capture rebel raiders off the coast of Portland during the Civil War. Article and photos including one of the ship, and one of Reuben Chandler, baggage master of the Portland-Boston steamer and the last living member of the crew. Published in the Portland Press Herald on October 20, 1962.
Date 1962
Search Terms Civil War
Forest City (steamer)
Caleb Cushing
Subjects Civil War