Photo Record

  • Email This Page
Catalog Number 1121-057_0394
Title Savannah River by Moonlight.
Collection 1121-057, V. & J. Duncan Postcard Collection
Description "Savannah River by Moonlight."

This colorized postcard depicts a nighttime view of the Savannah River and Bay Street facing East from Bull Street, including the Savannah Cotton Exchange.

Verso: Postmarked 15 February, 1908.

"SAVANNAH, GEORGIA. MOONLIGHT ON SAVANNAH RIVER. The great warehouses of the city are located on a narrow street at the foot of a steep bluff fronting the Savannah River. The city, which lies eighteen miles from the mouth of the river, is the second largest cotton-port and the largest navel-store port in the world."
Year Range to 1908.0
Object Name Postcard
Source V. & J. Duncan Antique Maps & Prints
Credit line Courtesy of City of Savannah, Research Library & Municipal Archives on behalf of V. & J. Duncan Antique Maps & Prints
Copyright Copyright has not been assigned to the City of Savannah. All requests for permission to publish or quote from the collections must be submitted in writing to the Research Library & Municipal Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the City of Savannah as owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Online Finding Aid http://www.savannahga.gov/DocumentCenter/View/4354