The Albatross: Midship (B)
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View of the midship portion of the ship The Albatross. The Albatross is the first example of Edison's electricity on a ship. Several rescue boats are seen secured on either side of the 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
SIA2009-2273 and 85-6486
Number of Images: 1 Color: Sepia; Size: 11w x 8h; Type of Image: Exterior ; Medium: Photographic Print