The Albatross: Fore Ship (A)
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View of the upper deck of the ship The Albatross. Two men are seen in the foreground. The print also features some line and rigging, etc. The Albatross is the first example of Edison's electricity on a ship. Smithsonian Institution scientists traveled aboard the Albatross on scientific expeditions. The ship has a fully functioning science lab.
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 007620, Box 6, Folder 3
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
SIA2009-2271 and 85-6485
Number of Images: 1 Color: Sepia; Size: 11w x 8h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic Print