This is a 1901 photograph of a member of the Revenue Cutter Service, possibly an engineer. The photograph is oval and matted and shows the serviceman from the chest up in a collared jacket with an insignia at the throat. The back of the photograph is signed by “Brother John” and dated May 1901.
8” x 10” photograph.
Photograph mounted on paperboard.
PERKINS BALTIMORE stamped on matting; THE ONLY ENGINEER IN THE REVENUE CUTTER SERVICE - BROTHER JOHN MAY 1901 handwritten on reverse.
This is from a United States Coast Guard collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VFEX06 LAIEX8/10
8- (Very Fine-Excellent): Photograph has been well preserved with some slight damage to one corner.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.