Current Location:
Pew Campus (Grand Rapids) -> Public Safety Office (WAT)
Location Notes:
WAT; Room 1203

The Schooner Lyman M. Davis Entering Muskegon Harbor, 1875 by Anonymous

Artwork
Identifier:
2003.401.1
Artist:
Muskegon Museum of Art
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster
Date:
circa 2003
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 22 in Width: 28 in
Description:
Poster of a Painting of a schooner ship flying an American Flag.
Historical Context:
Built in Michigan in 1873, the Lyman M. Davis was one of the last working schooners on the Great Lakes. At the end of its career, the vessel was sacrificed for the entertainment of the masses when it was set afire and left to sink just off Sunnyside Park in Toronto, in 1934.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term:
one-sheet posters