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S.S. Great Eastern loading the Atlantic cable, off Sheerness, England, July 1865, artist's impression

Scanned by: 
Joseph Williams, Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
Cropped, sized, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, July 15, 2015.
Image type: 
Original caption: 
The Great Atlantic Cable - the Steamship Great Eastern in the Medway, off Sheerness, England, receiving on board the cable from the hulk alongside.
Source citation: 
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, August 12, 1865, 321.